John F. Burns; George Packer; Newt Gingrich

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Thursday 12/15/2005

New York Times correspondent John F. Burns reports on voter turnout in the first Iraqi government election since the fall of Saddam. George Packer, author of the best-selling "The Assassins' Gate: America in Iraq," shares his views on the Iraqi election, the influence of the insurgency, and what political hurdles are still ahead. Former speaker of the house Newt Gingrich weighs in on the Iraqi elections, possible candidates for the next U.S. election, and what he thinks are the next big political issues.