News Roundup - Hour 1

President Barack Obama listens to a question from a person in the audience at the Organizing for America National Health Care Forum held at the Democratic National Committee Headquarters in Washington, D.C., Aug. 8, 2009. -  White House Flickr Photostream (photo by Pete Souza). Some rights reserved.

President Barack Obama listens to a question from a person in the audience at the Organizing for America National Health Care Forum held at the Democratic National Committee Headquarters in Washington, D.C., Aug. 8, 2009.

News Roundup - Hour 1

President Obama tells Congress to "finish the job" on health care. Senators near a deal on consumer protection. And Congressman Rangel steps down as chairman of the powerful Ways and Means Committee. A panel of journalists joins Diane...

President Obama tells Congress to "finish the job" on health care. Senators near a deal on consumer protection. And Congressman Rangel steps down as chairman of the powerful Ways and Means Committee. A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the week's top national news stories.

Guests

Jeanne Cummings

Politico's assistant managing editor in charge of Enterprise.

Clarence Page

a syndicated columnist for the "Chicago Tribune."

Ross Douthat

columnist, The New York Times.

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