The President elect wants $775 billion, but is it enough to move a $15 trillion economy? What are the prospects of making things worse? How will the money be spent? Will you qualify for a tax cut? On this rebroadcast of today's To the Point, we look for answers. Also, Democrats accuse Governor Schwarzenegger of getting "cold feet" on a deal to keep California from running out of money, and closing arguments begin in the criminal trial of Orange County's former Sheriff Mike Carona.
A Budget Breakdown in Sacramento
From this Episode:
Can Barack Obama Save the Failing Economy?
Two weeks before inauguration day, President-elect Barack Obama is lobbying Democrats and Republicans for a stimulus package that is 60% federal spending and 40% tax cuts....
27 min, 2 sec
OC Sheriff Carona's Trial Wrap-Up
He used to be called "America's Sheriff," but Mike Carona of Orange County faces prison time on federal charges of mail fraud, witness tampering and conspiracy. The jury...
17 min, 34 sec