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Liviing Room – Foreclosure blockades; Obama so far; the stimulus and women.

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ACORN in Oakland, on the national day of foreclosure blockades.  Plus, Mitch Jeserich, back from DC, with his up-close-and-personal report on the Obama administration. PLUS: Stimulate this: the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act and its impact on low-income women.


Bill Chorneau, ACORN Oakland.
Mitch Jeserich, KPFA's Letters from Washington host/producer.
Isarema Garza, pres. Legal Momentum (US's oldest legal advocacy org. for women and girls); former head Dept. of Labor's Women's Bureau under Clinton.

With host Kris Welch.


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