Extend or expire? Debating the Bush tax cuts President Obama wants to extend the Bush-era tax cuts for everyone except the wealthiest 2 percent, but Republicans and some moderate Democrats argue that a tax increase on wealthy Americans will further weaken the economy. Members of both parties know their position on the issue could have an impact in November.9:06 a.m.
Chuck Marr: Director of federal tax policy at the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities.
Chris Edwards: Director of tax policy studies at the Cato Institute.
Author Per Petterson on writing The English translation of Per Petterson's "Out Stealing Horses" won a prestigious international award and helped fuel the public's passion for Nordic literature. His latest novel deals with a man's attempt to reconnect with his dying mother.10:06 a.m.
Per Petterson: Prize-winning Norwegian novelist. His lates novel is "I Curse the River of Time."