With only a day left until California starts issuing IOU's, we'll hear what that could mean for the old, the poor and for public health as Governor Schwarzenegger accuses the Democrats of fiddling while Rome burns. Also, President Obama reaches out to gay rights activists on the anniversary of the Stonewall riots. On our rebroadcast of today's To the Point, the US Supreme Court has ruled that white firefighters were victims of racial discrimination. Will the decision clarify the rules on race and employment or lead to future confusion? What will it mean for the nomination of Judge Sonia Sotomayor?
State Budget Impasse and Its Impact on the Sick, Elderly
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Obama Reaches Out to Gay Rights Activists on Stonewall Anniversary
President Obama has declared June as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Pride Month . Today in the White House, he met with 250 movement leaders to celebrate the...
8 min, 7 sec
The US Supreme Court and Reverse Discrimination
In 2003, New Haven, Connecticut said it would promote firefighters based on a written and oral exam. But when the results were in, no blacks and only two Hispanics scored...
26 min, 49 sec