Healthcare and the Economy

Healthcare and the Economy

Debate begins in the House on its version of health care overhaul legislation. An update on how the House and Senate plans compare, impact on the deficit and the overall outlook for the U.S. economy.

Debate begins in the House on its version of health care overhaul legislation. An update on how the House and Senate plans compare, impact on the deficit and the overall outlook for the U.S. economy.

Guests

Norman Ornstein

is resident scholar at the American Enterprise Institute; coauthor with Thomas Mann of "The Broken Branch: How Congress Is Failing America and How to Get It Back on Track."

Bruce Bartlett

columnist, former Reagan economic policy aide, and Treasury Department appointee under George H.W. Bush.
Latest book: "The New American Economy: The Failure of Reaganomics and a New Way Forward."

David Cutler

professor of applied economics, Harvard University, senior advisor to the Obama 2008 Presidential Campaign, and author of "Your Money Or Your Life: Strong Medicine for America's Health Care System"

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