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.

Tuesday, Feb. 24:

CIA Director George Tenet says agents did all they could with a tip on a Sept. 11 hijacker
• Sen. Trent Lott, R-Miss.

The ACLU and other groups are calling "radical" a push for a constitutional amendment defining marriage as between a man and a woman
Carole Migden, former Calif. state assemblywoman

President Bush opens his re-election campaign, taking shots at Democratic front-runner John Kerry and painting him as a politician who finds himself on opposite sides of the same issue
Paul Sullivan, "Lowell Sun" columnist and radio host

Two Guantanamo Bay detainees are charged with war crimes
• Judge Andrew Napolitano, FNC senior judicial analyst

Mel Gibson's movie "The Passion of the Christ" has caused a firestorm of controversy, and it hasn't even been released.
William Donahue, president of the Catholic League

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Topics and guests subject to change.