President Obama wants big money to forestall foreclosures. On this rebroadcast of today’s To the Point, is that a sound public investment? Why is homeownership equated with the American Dream? What’s wrong with renting? Also, leaking out from under a “cone of silence” in Sacramento is a budget agreement -- at last. We hear about spending cuts, tax increases and charges of illegal vote-trading by the Republicans. Also, what’s in store for the Motion Picture and Television retirement home?
Tentative Budget Deal Reached
From this Episode:
Homeownership and the American Dream
Six years ago, George W. Bush declared that, “owing a home lies at the heart of the American dream.” Yesterday, President Barack Obama said that home foreclosure means...
27 min, 15 sec
Motion Picture and Television Home
One of LA's most venerable institutions is the Motion Picture and Television Retirement Home in Woodland Hills. It was started by Mary Pickford and Charlie Chaplin 87...
8 min, 58 sec