Now that President Bush has officially presented an outline of his budget to Congress, lawmakers and analysts from across the political spectrum are taking a close look. Diane and her guests discuss the Bush budget and how it’s being received in Washington and around the country.


  • William Beach Director, The Heritage Foundation's Center for Data Analysis
  • Robert Greenstein founder and executive director of the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities.

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