AlterNet Radio: Ryan's 'Path to Poverty'; NC County Official Suing the Big Banks; Supremes to Hear "Obamacare" Suit -- What's at Stake?
This week on the AlterNet Radio Hour, economist -- and former Obama advisor -- Jared Bernstein, now with the Center for Budget and Policy Priorities, gives us the scoop on Paul Ryan's new budget plan. It's a deeply regressive plan, and Jared explains what it would do if enacted.
Then AlterNet's Joshua Holland talks to Jeff Thigpen, the Register of Deeds in Guilford Country, North Carolina. While state attorneys general settled with the big banks, Thigpen's suing them for screwing up his records. He'll explain how rampant fraud messed them up, and how that's impacted the people of Guilford County.
Finally, AlterNet's Steve Rosenfeld joins Holland to preview the big Supreme Court hearing on the Affordable Care Act this week.
If you're in Washington, DC, you can tune into the show at 6 pm EST at 1480 AM. If you're anywhere else, you can stream it live at We Act Radio, and if you miss it, check back later for a podcast.
UPDATE: Here it is...