Presidents Day: The legacy of Ronald Reagan Foremost Reagan biographer Lou Cannon and award-winning White House reporter Carl Cannon join Midday for a Presidents Day program about Ronald Reagan, who was elected to the White House 30 years ago.11:00 a.m.
Lou Cannon: Author of five books about Ronald Reagan, including the biography "President Reagan: The Role of a Lifetime," and "Governor Reagan: His Rise to Power." Award-winning reporter for the Washington Post for 26 years. Now editorial adviser/columnist for State Net Capitol Journal. Winner of the Gerald Ford Prize for Distinguished Reporting of the Presidency.
Carl Cannon: Deputy editor and senior Washington correspondent for PoliticsDaily.com. Award-winning White House reporter for National Journal, Readers Digest and other newspapers. Co-author of "Reagan's Disciple: George W. Bush's Troubled Quest for a Presidential Legacy," and author of "The Pursuit of Happiness in Times of War." Winner of the Gerald Ford Prize for Distinguished Reporting of the Presidency. Son of Lou Cannon.
A closer look at Pawlenty's budget plan MPR political editor Mike Mulcahy and Capitol reporter Tom Scheck explain the details of Gov. Tim Pawlenty's supplemental budget proposal which he released this morning.12:00 p.m.
Mike Mulcahy: Minnesota Public Radio political editor
Tom Scheck: Minnesota Public Radio Capitol reporter