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Thursday, January 21, 2010

Minnesota Public Radio Stories

  • President's record on jobs
    President Obama entered office as the dire effects of the worst recession in decades washed through the economy. But rescuing the financial system wasn't the only job the Obama administration took on in its first year. A look back at what happened to the domestic policy agenda.9:06 a.m.
    Brandon Rottinghaus: Assistant professor of political science at University of Houston.
    Tim Fernholz: Writes for the American Prospect.
    E. J. Dionne, Jr.: Columnist for the Washington Post and frequent commentator on NPR's All Things Considered.
  • Health care reform legislation: where does it go from here?
    The election of Republican Scott Brown to the Senate likely has thrown a wrench into Congressional Democrats' plan to have a health care reform bill on the President's desk by the State of the Union. Republicans say the effort should be scrapped altogether, but Obama administration officials say abandoning the bill is not an option.10:06 a.m.
    Rep. Keith Ellison (DFL): represents Minnesota's 5th Congressional District.
    Ron Pollack: Executive director, Families USA.
    Robert Laszewski: President of Health Policy and Strategy Associates, a health care consulting firm.

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