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President Obama uses the bully pulpit to drum up support for his stimulus plan but a group of bi-partisan senators struggle to pare back the cost of the nearly one trillion dollar measure. The latest developments in an economic stimulus proposal the president calls vital to the nation’s future.
- Lynn Sweet Washington bureau chief, "Chicago Sun-Times" and columnist at politicsdaily.com.
- Ron Elving Washington editor for NPR.
- Greg Ip U.S. economics editor, "The Economist"
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