Guest Host: Katty Kay

Health care overhaul in the House. Congressional Democrats get a boost from the A-A-R-P and the American Medical Association. An update on the push for health care legislation.

Guests

  • Rep. Michael Burgess Republican,Texas, 26th District
  • Congresswoman Lynn Woolsey (D-California) Co-chair of the Congressional Progressive Caucus.
  • Congressman Gerry Connolly Democrat,Virginia, 11th District member, House Budget Committee, the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, and the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.
  • Congressman Earl Pomeroy Democrat, North Dakota, 1st District member, House Ways & Means Health Subcommittee, and is involved in the Democratic "Blue Dog" health care efforts.
  • Congressman Jim Marshall Democrat, Georgia, 8th District
  • Jonathan Allen Congressional Reporter for Politico
  • Janet Hook Los Angeles Times

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