Democracy Now

Democracy Now! (9 am) – January 30, 2008

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As McCain Wins Florida Primary, Ex-Frontrunner Giuliani Expected to Quit GOP Race; Pakistani Opposition Leader Imran Khan on Musharraf, Bhutto, and How the U.S. Has Undermined Pakistani Democracy.

Today’s Headlines

    * After Promised Withdrawals, U.S. Occupation of Iraq Could Be Larger Than Before “Surge”
    * Bush Asserts Right to Ignore Law Barring Funds for Permanent U.S. Bases in Iraq
    * U.S. to Increase Baghdad Checkpoints
    * McCain Wins Florida Primary
    * Giuliani to Drop Out of GOP Race
    * Clinton Wins Delegate-Less Florida Contest
    * Gitmo Lawyers Endorse Obama; Rep. Waters Backs Clinton
    * House Approves Economic Stimulus Plan
    * House, Senate Extend Surveillance Law to Continue Immunity Debate
    * Annan Opens Mediation Efforts in Kenya
    * Afghan Women Gather for Release of U.S. Aid Worker
    * Latinos Hold HIV/AIDS Summit in D.C.
    * Methodists Want Delegates to Vote on Bush Presidential Library
    * Vermont Lawmakers Seek National Guard Withdrawal from Iraq
    * UN Security Council Drops Gaza Resolution After U.S. Opposition