Widespread lay-offs at large and small U.S. companies add to pressure on Congress to pass a financial rescue plan. A look at unemployment projections and administration efforts to drum up bipartisan support for an eight-hundred-twenty-five billion dollar stimulus plan.

Guests

  • Alan Viard resident scholar, American Enterprise Institute
  • Sudeep Reddy economics reporter, Wall Street Journal.
  • Lawrence Mishel president of the Economic Policy Institute

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