The Politics of Economic Forecasting

The Politics of Economic Forecasting

Diane and her guests talk about how President Bush and the contenders for the Democratic presidential nomination are using employment projections and U.S. economic trends in their campaigns.

Diane and her guests talk about how President Bush and the contenders for the Democratic presidential nomination are using employment projections and U.S. economic trends in their campaigns.

Guests

Jared Bernstein

Chief Economist and Economic Policy Adviser for Vice President Biden and Executive Director of the Vice President's Middle Class Task Force.

Kevin Hassett

director, economic policy studies, American Enterprise Institute.

Jonathan Weisman

White House reporter for "The Wall Street Journal."

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