The fate of health care reform in Congress President Obama is in St. Louis drumming up support for his health reform bill and says he wants a Congressional vote within a week. Will health care pass, or die on the vine?11:00 a.m.
Steven Smith: Professor of Political Science and director of the Weidenbaum Center on the Economy, Government and Public Policy at Washington University in St. Louis.
Minnesota woman among female World War II pilots finally honored Elizabeth Strohfus is among about 1000 women who will receive a Congressional Gold Medal today for their service during World War II. As Women Airforce Service Pilots, or WASPs, these women tested and transported planes in the U.S. so that male pilots could go overseas for combat. They were the first women to fly military planes, and their work was extremely dangerous.12:00 p.m.
Hiding in the Open Sabina Zimering is a Polish Jew who survived the Holocaust and now lives in Minnesota. She and her sister made it through the war by pretending to be Catholics, while at the same time working in a hotel full of German soldiers. A play based on her story is currently on stage at the History Theatre in St. Paul.12:35 p.m.