The Takeaway's economic roundtable, part two

Friday, January 09, 2009

President-elect Barack Obama has called for an economic stimulus package in stark terms, but can his cautionary words and economic plan be effective amidst widespread unemployment and incredibly bleak retail sales? Maya MacGuineas, Director of New America Foundation's Fiscal Policy Program, and Jamie Jones, a reporter for the Dalton, Georgia Daily Citizen, join John to continue our economic roundtable.

Listen to part one of our economic roundtable.

In case you missed the President-elect's speech, here it is courtesy of AP/Youtube.

Guests:

Jamie Jones and Maya MacGuineas

Contributors:

Kent DePinto

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