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, Feb. 23:

George W. Bush gets ready to pull double duty as president and candidate
Ed Gillespie, Republican National Committee chair

Experts say many of the bombs used in recent terror attacks share similar fingerprints
Danielle Pletka of the American Enterprise Institute

Is there any chance the case against Martha Stewart will be thrown out?
• Judge Andrew Napolitano, FNC senior judicial analyst

With so many schools facing scandals, is big-time college athletics out of control?
Myles Brand, president of the NCAA

Race was a huge dividing line in the last presidential election. How will it factor in 2004?
James Meredith, civil rights pioneer

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

Topics and guests subject to change.