Diane and her guests talk about rising health care costs, and proposals from President Bush and others for addressing the problem.

Guests

  • Ron Pollack is Executive Director of Families USA, a national non-profit organization for health care consumers.
  • R. Glenn Hubbard dean of the Graduate School of Business at Columbia University, former chairman of the President's Council of Economic Advisers 2001-2003, and resident scholar at the American Enterprise Institute
  • Julie Rovner health policy correspondent for National Public Radio, author of "Health Care Policy and Politics A-Z," and contributing editor for National Journal's CongressDaily.

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