The Agenda: What's In Store for the Week Ahead

GM's banckrupcy; unemployment numbers; what Obama is up to

Monday, June 01, 2009

The Takeaway talks to Marcus Mabry, International Business Editor for The New York Times, and BBC Arab Affairs Analyst Magdi Abdel Hadi about what's in the headlines for the week ahead. Topics include President Obama and Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner hitting the road, GM contining the long, slow walk to bankruptcy, and predictions that unemployment numbers may hit nine percent for the first time in a quarter of a century.
"I expect both sides to really be diplomatic and conciliatory this week and to really talk a lot about being partners."
—New York Times international business editor Marcus Mabry on U.S. relations with China

Guests:

Magdi Abdelhadi and Marcus Mabry

Contributors:

Noel King

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