Topics and Guests for Friday, Jan. 30

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.

Friday, Jan. 30:

The White House blames Congress for busting the budget, conservatives fear the administration has gone on a spending bender
• Rep. Jeff Flake, R-Ariz.

Democrats are calling for an independent investigation into prewar intelligence on Iraq
• Sen. Jon Corzine, D-N.J.

How much will it cost to win the Democratic nomination?
Bill Allison of the Center for Public Integrity

How does the Bush team plan to beat John Kerry?
Linda Feldman of the "Christian Science Monitor"

Super Bowl commercials
Mark Fitzloff, ad copy writer

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

Topics and guests subject to change.