Diane leads a discussion about the collection of stories which won the 2009 Pulitzer Prize for fiction.
Guest Host: Steve Roberts
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- Barbara Roper director of Investor Protection, Consumer Federation of America
- Scott Cleland chief executive of The Precursor Group
- Marc Lackritz president of Securities Industry Association
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