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With Unemployment at 9.5 Percent, Is the Stimulus Working?

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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.

Credits

Guests:
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

Host:
Warren Olney

Producers:
Sonya Geis, Christian Bordal