Veteran newscaster John Gibson gets to the core of the most salient issues facing America today as host of FNC's hard-hitting primetime show The Big Story with John Gibson, airing Monday through Friday at 5 p.m. ET, with expert legal analysis from Judge Andrew Napolitano and in-depth field reports from correspondent Heather Nauert.

Here's a review of what was on the rundown for Wednesday, Oct. 2:

Despite lingering differences, members of the Senate are falling in line behind President Bush on Iraq
• Sen. Mitch McConnell, R-Ky.

The White House is talking about other options when it comes to ousting Saddam. On the list is exile and assassination.  Are we seeing a shift in policy?
Max Boot of the Council on Foreign Relations

New security measures at the border now require the fingerprinting of visitors from several Middle Eastern countries
Michelle Malkin, author of Invasion: How America Still Welcome Terrorists, Criminals and Other Foreign Menaces to Our Shores

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