- The pros and cons of a public health care plan
Health insurance companies worry a public option that the Obama administration wants will spell trouble in the marketplace. What is a public plan and how much will such a plan cost?9:06 a.m.
G. William Hoagland: Vice president of public policy for CIGNA, a health insurance company based in Philadelphia.
Jacob Hacker: Professor of political science and Faculty Co-Director of the Center on Health Economic & Family Security at UC Berkeley School of Law.
Maya MacGuineas: President, Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget and Director, Fiscal Policy Program at the New America Foundation
- An economics reporter reveals his own financial mess
Edmund Andrews reported on the downturn in the economy, writing articles on the go-go mortgage market before anyone thought it would collapse. Like millions of Americans, Andrews found himself weighed down by a home loan he couldn't afford. Unlike the others, he wrote a searing account of his own mortgage crisis.10:06 a.m.
Edmund Andrews: Economics reporter for The New York Times and author of the new book, "Busted: Life Inside the Great Mortgage Meltdown."
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