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.

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.

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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