Earlier this month, the House of Representatives passed the 21st Century Cures Act in a rare bi-partisan effort. The bill is meant to speed the development of lifesaving treatments, but critics warn it may also allow ineffective or even harmful drugs onto the market.
Guest Host: Susan Page
President Bush delivers his last address before the U.N, North Korea threatens to restart its nuclear program, and militants threaten more attacks in Pakistan.
A panel of journalists joins Susan Page for review and analysis of the week’s top international news stories.
- James Kitfield senior correspondent, "National Journal" magazine.
- Kevin Whitelaw Freelance journalist. Former deputy assistant managing editor, U.S. News and World Report
- Barbara Slavin journalist and author; former assistant managing editor for world and national security at "The Washington Times."
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