With Unemployment at 9.5 Percent, Is the Stimulus Working?

Hosted by

President Obama's $800 billion stimulus package is under fire because it has failed to meet expectations.  National unemployment has risen to 9.5 percent, higher than the 8 percent peak predicted by the Obama administration when it was selling the package to Congress.


Lori Montgomery - Washington Post - @loriamontgomery, Linda Hahn - Executive Director, Metropolitan Career Center, Heidi Shierholz - Economist, Economic Policy Institute - @EconomicPolicy, Maya MacGuineas - Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget - @MayaMacGuineas

Warren Olney

Sonya Geis, Christian Bordal