Topics and Guests for March 1

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President Bush (search) is hitting the road to sell his Social Security plan. But why is he having such a hard time — is it a policy problem or a PR problem? Political strategists, Hank Sheinkopf and Terry Holt, give a fair and balanced debate.

Do recent communications between Usama bin Laden (search) and Abu Musab al-Zarqawi (search) indicate a link between Al Qaeda and Saddam Hussein's Iraq? We'll ask Stephen Hayes, author of "The Connection."

Dennis Rader (search), the BTK suspect, appeared in court via a videoconference from the jail where he is being held. What's next in this 30-year long unsolved case? Susan Peters, KAKE TV anchor, fills us in.

And with day two of the Michael Jackson (search) molestation trial underway, will Jackson take his turn on the stand? Former prosecutor, John Kelly, and defense attorney, Courtney Anderson, give us the legal lowdown.

The U.S. Supreme Court (search) rules that killers under the age of 18 will no longer face the death penalty. Is this a constitutional decision or evidence of judicial activism? Dean Johnson, criminal defense attorney and a former prosecutor, weighs in on this controversial issue.

And the search continues for Jessica Lunsford (search). After almost a week, is there still hope of finding the missing 9-year-old Florida girl? FOX News' Heather Nauert has the story.

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