American homes today are triple the size they were in the 1950s. And with more space has come more stuff. But a growing number of advocates say it is time to simplify. The lure of the minimalist lifestyle – and what it could mean for our health and happiness.
Guest Host: Susan Page
Midterm elections are 4 weeks away. A panel of political analysts discusses how some of the potentially pivotal races are shaping up across the country and the implications for Congressional party control.
- Ron Elving Washington editor for NPR.
- Charlie Cook editor and publisher of the "Cook Political Report"
- Norman Ornstein is resident scholar at the American Enterprise Institute; coauthor with Thomas Mann of "The Broken Branch: How Congress Is Failing America and How to Get It Back on Track."
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