Americans are likely to see another presidential election so close that very few votes will make the difference. Meantime, new machines, new rules and a massive number of newly registered voters could lead to trouble in many states, and both parties are warning about dirty tricks. We look at what could turn out to be an electoral nightmare. Also, an update on Congressional action in the financial bailout, and the transformation of Wall Street is now complete.
In the Presidential Election, Will All the Votes Be Counted?
From this Episode:
Congress under Pressure to Pass $700 Bailout Plan
Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson hit yesterday's TV talk shows and President Bush increased the pressure on Congress today saying that "the whole world is watching" progress...
5 min, 58 sec
Big Brother and the Holding Companies
First Bear Stearns , Lehman Brothers and Merrill Lynch acknowledged their model of doing business was just too risky. Last night, the last two independent banks on Wall...
7 min, 52 sec