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Brian Lehrer Live - Obama Day 1

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Episode Details

Original tape date: January 21, 2009.

This week: President Obama's first task is to get the economy back on track.  A Brooklyn based expert on preventing foreclosure offers suggestions for those in danger of losing their homes.  Plus: TARP, the Geithner hearings, and closing down Guantanamo.

Guest List

Aaron Elstein Senior Reporter, Crain’s New York Business

Mark Winston Griffiths Community Economic Justice Activist/Journalist

Thomas Halper, Ph.D. Chairman of the Political Scientist Dept., Baruch College/CUNY

Brian Lehrer Radio Host, WNYC, New York