Minnesota shutdown: The national perspective
Broadcast: Midmorning, 07/13/2011, 9:06 a.m.
At day 13, Minnesota's government shutdown is now the longest in the United States since 2002. How is the stalemate perceived nationwide by leading economists with opposing views on fiscal issues?
- John Rash: Editorial writer and columnist for The Star Tribune and media analyst for WCCO radio.
- Dean Baker: Co-director of the Center for Economic and Policy Research.
- Kevin Hassett: Director of Economic Policy Studies at the American Enterprise Institute.