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Guest Host: Susan Page
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- Julie Hirschfeld Davis Congressional reporter, The Associated Press
- James Galbraith Economist; Lloyd M. Bentsen Jr. chair in government/business relations and professor of government at the University of Texas at Austin's Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs; author of "The Predator State: How Conservatives Abandoned the Free Market and Why Liberals Should Too."
- Vincent Reinhart Is resident scholar at the American Enterprise Institute; former director of the Federal Reserve Board's Division of Monetary Affairs.
- Greg Ip U.S. economics editor, "The Economist"
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