Published: January 16, 2003
“The News with Brian Williams”
7:00 – 8:00 p.m. ET (Repeat 10:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. ET)
Host: Brian Williams
Topics & Guests: Nightly newscast with newsmaker interviews, reports from NBC correspondents worldwide and viewer participation through e-mail and Internet.
“Kudlow & Cramer”
8:00 – 9:00 p.m. ET (Repeat 11:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m. ET)
Hosts: Larry Kudlow and Jim Cramer
Topics & Guests: Jordan Rohan of Soundview Technology Group will compare and contrast the internet services of AOL and Yahoo. Michelle Cottle, New Republic, and Ramesh Ponnuru, The National Review, will join tonight’s Beltway Buzz to talk about the latest events facing Washington. Veteran Col. David Hackworth and Gen. Barry McCaffrey will debate the possibility of winning a war on two fronts.
“Capital Report with Alan Murray”
9:00 – 10:00 p.m. ET (Repeat 12:00 – 1:00 a.m.)
Hosts: Alan Murray
Topics & Guests: Murray will speak with Health & Human Services Secretary Tommy Thompson and John Harwood, The Wall Street Journal, about the limits on medical malpractice awards as well as welfare reform. Pennsylvania Governor-elect Ed Rendell will also discuss the malpractice insurance crisis, along with the economic strains many States are currently experiencing. President of Columbia University Lee Bollinger, who was most recently the president of the University of Michigan, will discuss the Supreme Court case regarding affirmative action and the constitutionality of the University of Michigan’s admissions process. Larry Falkner, president of University of Texas in Austin will also participate in this discussion. Murray will continue to investigate the functions of lobbyists with CNBC’s Earnon Javres, who will give his report on the effects of President Bush’s tax regime on some lobbyists.