Topics and Guests for August 23

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Religious broadcaster Pat Robertson (search) suggests that American agents assassinate Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez to stop his country from becoming "a launching pad for communist infiltration and Muslim extremism." We'll get reaction from syndicated radio host G. Gordon Liddy and Judge Andrew Napolitano, FOX News' senior judicial analyst.

A week after Arizona declares a state of emergency along its border with Mexico, the feds respond. The Department of Homeland Security promises to help Arizona fight illegal immigration, drug smuggling, human trafficking and the violence that comes along with those activities. So what does this promise really mean? We'll ask Rep. Tom Tancredo, R-Colo., chairman of the House Immigration Reform Caucus.

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