On the day after the inauguration many thousands are expected to take part in the 'Women's March on Washington". Organizers who began planning the event last November shortly after the presidential election say the objective is to bring national attention to women and other groups who feel they have been marginalized. We'll hear different perspectives on who's going, who isn't and its possible political impact.
While the Bush administration promotes federal tax cuts, a growing number of governors and state legislators are considering raising taxes and other fees to cope with ongoing budget crises. We’ll learn more about the economic woes most states are facing, and about how they are being addressed.
- Arturo Perez National Council of State Legislatures
- Iris Lav Center on Budget & Policy Priorities
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