Letters to Washington

Letters to Washington – September 8, 2009

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Democratic Congressman John Conyers tells Mitch Jeserich that he doesn't support the health care bill as it is now and that his Judiciary Committee will investigate former White House officials.
We'll talk to former Surgeon General Joycelyn Elders about her similar experience in '94 to that of Van Jones and Tea Party Activist and 2008 Libertarian VP Candidate Wayne Allan Root.

In hour 2 we talk to Democratic Representative Jim McGovern about his proposal to withdraw from Afghanistan and the host a debate between former Assistant Defense Secretary Lawrence Korb and Norman Soloman of the Institute for Public Accuracy.  And we finish the show with a
round table on the Obama Presidency with Bill Fletcher, Rosa Clemente and Chris Hedges.