State of the economy Minnesota Public Radio's Chris Farrell and St. John's University/College of St. Benedict economics professor Louis Johnston will discuss the current and future state of the economy, and will the economic proposals of the presidential candidates10:00 a.m.
Chris Farrell: Minnesota Public Radio's chief economics correspondent
Louis Johnston: Economics professor, St. John's University and the College of St. Benedict
The legacy of King's 'I Have A Dream' speech On the 45th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have A Dream" speech, Midday broadcasts a speech by one of King's closest friends and advisors, Clarence Jones, who co-authored the famous address. His latest book is titled "What Would Martin Say?"11:00 a.m.
Bill Clinton backs Obama, Biden accepts nomination On the third night of the Democratic National Convention, former President Bill Clinton offered a ringing endorsement of Sen. Barack Obama, D-Ill., and Sen. Joe Biden, D-Del., accepts the nomination for Vice President. Midday broadcasts their convention speeches.12:00 p.m.