- Newsmaker: Who will occupy the White House after Clinton? We await word from Tallahassee, Florida, where presidential history is being made. We spoke about the historic recount with Peter Deutsch, Democratic Congressman from Broward County in South Florida, and David Dreier, Republican Congressman from eastern Los Angeles County and Chair of the House Committee on Rules
- Reporter's Notebook: Florida is being called a banana republic, but a local columnist says that-s a bad rap. Novelist Shelly Fraser Mickel, comments on the foibles of her native Florida.
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