Media Talk: US Elections – Racing for Presidency – FULLY BOOKED

Talk Thursday 13th March, 2008

As the race for the Democratic and Republican nominations reach the crunch point, we discuss pre-elections politics and what each party brings to the table.

Gavin Hewitt – Special Correspondent for BBC News. He has covered 2008 Super Tuesday and will be returning from the US having covered the primaries in Texas and Ohio.

William Schneider – is a leading U.S. political commentator and a CNN senior political analyst. Schneider has been labeled "the nation’s electionmeister" by the Washington Times and "the Aristotle of American politics" by the Boston Globe.

Harriet Sherwood – Foreign Editor of the Guardian. She has recently returned from the US after covering the campaign.

Moderated by Jon Snow – Presenter Channel 4 News. He has been presenting news from the US during run up to the Super Tuesday.