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Thu Jun 18, 2009 at 01:06 PM PDT

Bankrupt GM Begins Slashing Jobs

by mfritz33

The General Motors flameout has been a disaster for blue collar Americans working on assembly lines. Out of 123,000 North American GM workers, 20,000 are scheduled to lose their jobs.

Meanwhile, the Auto Task Force, appointed by President Obama to oversee the process, is led by Wall Street financiers who seems intently focused on a single goal - turning a profit and getting stock prices to rise. It's an approach that has some people worried.

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2008 Lindsey Graham seems to disagree with 2009 Lindsey Graham

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Mon May 04, 2009 at 10:39 AM PDT

McGovern Warns Obama of LBJ Legacy

by mfritz33

This is Mike Fritz with the American News Project and I recently had the opportunity to interview former Senator George McGovern while he was in Washington D.C. promoting his new book about Abraham Lincoln.

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