Inside Government – September 26th, 2008

Josh Bivens
Senior Economist, Economic Policy Institute

• The $700 billion bailout proposal by the U.S. Government for the financial sector

• What happens after a bailout

• The role of unions in the U.S. economy

Robert Borosage
Co-director, Campaign for America’s Future

• More on the bailout, including how the U.S. reached this point, and solutions moving forward

Federal employee bill tracker: How pending legislation could affect your bottom line

• Campaign for America’s Future’s new ad campaign


Mike Lumpkin
Congressional candidate for California’s 52nd District

• Ideas on how to make America better

• His bid for a congressional seat