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.

Monday, Jan. 12:

The politics are getting rough in Iowa and the candidates jostling for position as they head for the finish line
Gordon Fisher, Iowa state Democratic Party chair

Ex-treasury Secretary Paul O'Neill becomes the focus of an investigation
• Judge Andrew Napolitano, FNC senior judicial analyst

Journalists are a big part of the political process, but is the profession doing any good? Is it getting any respect?
Ron Faucheux, political analyst

Arnold Schwarzenegger undertakes the unenviable job of getting California back on track, but is he making the grade?
Scott Cox, radio talk show host

Be sure to tune into The Big Story with John Gibson ... weekdays at 5 p.m. ET.

Topics and guests subject to change.