Does Villaraigosa Win Mark Rise in Latino Political Power?

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Guest host Diana Nyad, who was inducted into the International Swimming Hall of Fame in 2002 as the world record-holder for the longest swim without the aid of a cage -- from Bimini to Florida, 102.5 miles! -- is a business sports columnist for Marketplace, has served as senior sports correspondent for Fox News, and has hosted her own show on CNBC. She's also the author of three books, Other Shores, Basic Training and The Keyshawn Johnson Story.

Other politicians mentioned in today's program:

Former LA Mayor Tom Bradley
LA City Councilman Martin Ludlow
LA City Attorney Rocky Delgadillo California Assemblywoman Karen Bass
New Mexico Governor Bill Richardson
Fernando Ferrer's New York mayoral campaign
Illinois Congressman Luis Gutierrez
California Assembly Speaker Fabian Nu-ez

President Bush welcomes Afghan President Hamid Karzai to White House

Mayoral candidate/Mayor-elect Antonio Villaraigosa

Los Angeles Times Election Day Exit Poll

Exit Poll from LMU's Center for the Study of Los Angeles

California's Proposition 187, NewsHour program on

Univisi-n Communications



Warren Olney