America's Economy Reformed?

Friday, 09 October 2009 10:57 By Bill Moyers and Bill Moyers Journal, t r u t h o u t | Programming Note | name.

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Representitive Marcy Kaptur and economist Simon Johnson discuss the economy with Bill Moyers. (Photo: Bill Moyers Journal

    Airtime: Friday, October 9, 2009, at 9:00 PM (EST) on PBS (check local listings).

    Just over a year after economic calamity brought promises of reform to Washington, many now say that the recession is nearing an end. But is it business as usual for Wall Street, and have future financial crises been averted? Former International Monetary Fund chief economist Simon Johnson and US Rep. Marcy Kaptur (D-Ohio) join Bill Moyers for a report card on the bailouts, an update on the state of the US economy, and to find out whether efforts of reform have been derailed. And, Bill Moyers remembers his friend, renowned physician and mountaineer Charlie Houston.

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