Takeouts: Health Reform, College Bowls, Listeners on the Economy

Monday, December 07, 2009

  • Washington: Jay Newton-Small, of Time Magazine, discusses the week's health care reform negotiations in the Senate a day after President Obama huddled his party for a "pep talk."
  • Sports Takeouts: Takeaway sports contributor Ibrahim Abdul-Matin questions if Texas belongs in the BCS Championship; and he previews the Ravens vs. the Packers on Monday Night Football.
  • Listeners' Takeouts: Listeners have written and called in to tell us how the better-than-expected unemployment numbers are affecting their towns and neighborhoods. Some are wondering what worse than expected might look like. 

Guests:

Ibrahim Abdul-Matin and Jay Newton-Small

Hosted by:

Todd Zwillich

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