Media Talk: US Elections


Join us as we discuss the likely effects of the November 7 mid-term elections in the US on the Bush administration’s foreign policy.

Will the American public continue to support the Republicans? Or will they swing behind the Democrats amid growing disappointment with security and sex scandals? And what will it mean for the countries in Bush’s “axis of evil”?

James Rubin – World affairs commentator for Sky News and former Assistant Secretary of State under President Bill Clinton.

Stryker McGuire – Bureau Chief, Newsweek.

Sir Robert Worcester – Founder of MORI.

John Micklethwait – Editor-in-chief, The Economist.

Moderated by Tom Fenton – author and broadcaster.