topic: WILL RIORDAN GIVE IN TO GOVERNOR RACE
What IS the State of the Union?
DONNA SHALALA: Secretary of Health and Human Services. DAVID DREIER: Republican representative of the 28th district and Vice Chair of the Rules Committee. JULIAN DIXON: Democrat representing the 32nd district. HOWARD BUCK MCKEON: Republican representing the 25th district. CHRISTOPHER COX: Republican representing the 47th district. WILL MARSHALL: President of Progressive Policy Institute, part of the Democratic Leadership Council. BILL BOYARSKY: Los Angeles columnist for "The Spin." DAVID BROOKS: Senior Editor for the Weekly Standard. RUTH CONNIFF: The Washington editor of The Progressive.