Bailout bill bombed; markets tanked A rescue plan for America's financial markets failed in Congress, and the Dow Jones industrial average plunged 778 points - the biggest single-day point drop in its history. Economic experts join Midday to discuss the bailout bill, the response on Wall Street and the future of financial markets.11:00 a.m.
Tony Barrett: economics professor at the College of St. Scholastica.
V.V. Chari: economics professor at the University of Minesota and advisor to the Federal Reserve Bank in Minneapolis.
Chris Farrell: Minnesota Public Radio's chief economics correspondent.