What the bailout bill means to Minnesotans Midday broadcasts a Public Insight Forum discussion about how Minnesotans are experiencing the tight credit market and sagging economy, and what they hope to see as a result of the bailout bill.11:00 a.m.
'Power and Problems of the Vice Presidency' Experts gathered at Washington University in St. Louis, the site of tonight's vice presidential debate, to discuss the role and power of the vice president during a panel discussion titled "Power and Problems of the Vice Presidency." The program was sponsored by the Weidenbaum Center on the Economy, Government and Public Policy.12:00 p.m.
Steven Smith: Moderator of the discussion, director of the Weidenbaum Center on the Economy, Government and Public Policy.
Douglas Kriner: Assistant professor of political science at Boston University.
Michael Nelson: Professor of political science at Rhodes College and a leading scholar of the presidency.
James Pfiffner: University professor in the School of Public Policy at George Mason University.
Joel Goldstein: Law professor at St. Louis University.