RCP Interviews Senator Jim Webb
Senator Jim Webb (D-Va.) recently sat down with RCP's Kyle Trygstad to discuss a range of issues. Prior to being elected to the Senate in 2006, Webb served as Secretary of the Navy in the Reagan administration and is a best selling author and a decorated Vietnam veteran.
1. Are we now in the "greatest realignment in modern politics"?
2. Was there any doubt that a stimulus plan would come together?
3. Did Republicans act in good faith during stimulus negotiations?
4. How is this stimulus different than the failed Japanese stimulus?
5. How much money can the Wartime Contracting Commission save?
6. How should the US deal with the challenges in Southeast Asia?
7. What are the risks involved with sending more troops to Afghanistan?
8. Parallels between your 2006 campaign and Terry McAuliffe's campaign?
9. What can be done to ensure that the Navy fleet remains as strong as possible?
Full Transcript of the RCP-Webb Interview