A CNN presentation of After the Showdown. The show discusses the Republican revolution, balancing the budget, welfare, state government, special interest groups and lobbyists, and Republican freshman. Also included is Off the Record with Tim Skubick. Panelists John Lindstrom, Mark Hornbeck, and Dawson Bell discuss adult educational funding, affirmative action, and Governor Engler's letter to the Washington Post discussing why he was not drafted into military service. Dan Pero joins the panel and discusses the primary process, Governor Engler, and campaign financing.