Mara Liasson Mara Liasson is the national political correspondent for NPR. Her reports can be heard regularly on NPR's award-winning newsmagazines Morning Edition and All Things Considered.

State of the Union Framed by Iraq, Economy

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Democratic Candidates & Abortion

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Abortion Debate Still Heated, 30 Years After Roe v. Wade

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Politics and Race

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Lieberman Announces Presidential Bid

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Lagging Economy Poses Stinging Budget Cuts for States

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Trent Lott Resigns as Senate Majority Leader

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Analysts: Lott Controversy Hurts GOP Image

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Gore Says No to '04, Field Left Wide Open

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Getting Out the Vote in Louisiana

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