Changing public attitudes have led to a decline in U.S. soda sales. But health expert Marion Nestle believes many people still consume unhealthy amounts of sugary drinks. She argues beverage companies are spending millions on research that misleads consumers.
President Obama plans to spend hundreds of billions of dollars to expand health care for the uninsured. A look at the political battle lines being drawn as the Administration ramps up efforts to increase accessibility and control the costs of health care.
- 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.
- Jared Bernstein Chief Economist and Economic Policy Adviser for Vice President Biden and Executive Director of the Vice President's Middle Class Task Force.
- Michael Cannon director of health policy studies, Cato Institute
- Ralph Neas chief executive, National Coalition on Health Care
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