The Obama recovery plan contains $19 billion to help American doctors computerize their records. Will Information Technology reduce the costs of healthcare and the incidence of medical error or make things worse? Also, the Federal Reserve may be saving credit markets, but who'll save the Fed? On Reporter's Notebook, on the sixth anniversary of the war in Iraq, what's the outlook for American veterans?
Healthcare and Information Technology
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Fed Saving Credit Markets, but Who'll Save the Fed?
Yesterday the Federal Reserve announced plans to essentially print up a trillion dollars in new money to buy up Treasury debt and mortgage-backed securities. Stock markets...
6 min, 7 sec
On the Sixth Anniversary of the US Invasion of Iraq
After six years of deadly violence and the expenditure of tens of billions of dollars, the war in Iraq appears to be winding down. But, on this sixth anniversary of the...
7 min, 51 sec