Sherron Watkins was named one of "Time Magazine"’s People of the Year for blowing the whistle on the illegal bookkeeping schemes of the Enron Corporation. Watkins and "Texas Monthly" magazine editor Mimi Swartz join Diane to talk about Enron’s rise and fall.

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  • Mimi Swartz co-author and editor of "Texas Monthly"
  • Sherron Watkins co-author

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