Democratic leaders talked to reporters about Republican plans to privatize Social Security, the state of the economy, and corporate accountability. Following their remarks they answered questions from the reporters.
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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- Richard A. Gephardt U.S. Representative [D] Missouri
- Robert T. Matsui U.S. Representative [D] California
- Charles B. Rangel U.S. Representative [D] New York
State of U.S. Economy
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Economic Stimulus Package
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Tax Policy and Social Security
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