Ben Bernanke was chair of the Federal Reserve during what became the worst financial crisis since the Great Depression. An inside look at the meltdown from the former Fed chair and his defense of bailing out Wall Street.
President Bush wants to transform Social Security, health insurance and taxes on the way to realizing his vision of what he calls an ownership society. Diane and her guests talk about the ideas underpinning this vision and how the President’s proposals would change the lives of ordinary Americans.
- Kevin Hassett director, economic policy studies, American Enterprise Institute.
- Christian Weller senior economist at the Center for American Progress
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