President Bush is urging Congress to reach a compromise on Medicare reform legislation. A panel joins Diane to talk about House and Senate versions of the bill and the prospects for a prescription drug benefit.

Guests

  • Michael Franc vice president for government relations at the Heritage Foundation
  • Ron Pollack is Executive Director of Families USA, a national non-profit organization for health care consumers.

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