Topics and Guests for February 22

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As his European tour continues, President Bush claims all nations now have an interest in the success of a free and democratic Iraq (search). As he makes his pitch, will he get Europe to pitch in? Former Secretary of State, Gen. Alexander Haig joins the discussion on "The Big Story."

Where does Iraq stand today? From lengthy gas lines and oil exports to the coalition troops inhabiting their country, Iraqis are speaking out. Michael O'Hanlon, senior fellow at the Brookings Institute (search), breaks down the latest statistics.

According to a recent AP poll, the majority of Europeans said it should not be the U.S.'s role to spread democracy. Watch Matthew Dowd, Bush campaign chief strategist, and Democratic strategist, Steve Murphy debate this heated issue.

A former Virginia high school valedictorian is accused of conspiring with Al Qaeda (search) and plotting to assassinate Pres. Bush. How strong is the case against him? Judge Andrew Napolitano, FOX News senior judicial analyst, gives us his verdict.

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