Congressman Jim McDermott was kind enough to sit down with me for 45 minutes today and record this interview (and let me snap this photo). He offers some powerful insights into peace negotiations in Iraq and political maneuverings in Washington. This wma file has been compressed to 2.67 MB by Peter Bricel. This mp3 file has been compressed to 5.11 MB by Tim Goodrich. Here's the original mp3 at 40.8 MB. This recording is 45 minutes. THANKS to Peter and Tim for shrinking the file to make it accessible. Now we need someone to transcribe this audio and post it as text. If you can, please do so, include how you should be credited, and contact me. Thanks!