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, March 26:

Will John Kerry's economic plan create jobs or just move tax dollars around?
Gene Sperling, Kerry's economic advisor
• Rep. Rob Portman, R-Ohio

Are U.S. troops in good shape over in Iraq?
• Retired Marine Lt. Col. Oliver North, host of “War Stories”

Statistics show more and more high school students are using steroids, and it's not just the athletes
Don Hooten, father of teenager who used steroids and committed suicide

Has the BTK serial killer returned and is so — will he strike again?
Robert Beattie, writing book about BTK killer

The Senate passes a bill that would recognize two victims when a pregnant woman is murdered
• Judge Andrew Napolitano, FNC senior judicial analyst

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

Topics and guests subject to change.