PATT MORRISON SCHEDULE
Monday, September 28, 2009
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1:06 – 1:30
1:30 - 1:58:30
Fire in the Hands of Boys
Two juveniles have been arrested in two separate arson investigations in the southland; a 16-year-old boy is charged with setting the Yucaipa fire in the
Steven Cuevas, KPCC reporter in the
TBD: Arson specialist
2:06 – 2:30
Recovery dot what?
After Congress approved the stimulus package, they set up www.recovery.gov to track stimulus funds across the country and promote transparency in government spending, but then came www.recovery.COM, which does a better job tracking the government’s spending than the government does. Why is the government dropping the ball and will the new Web site they launch today fix the problem?
Mike Pickett, CEO of Onvia, which runs recovery.com
Ed Pound, spokesperson for the Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board, which runs recovery.gov; they re-launch their Web site today (Monday)
Laura Chick, California Inspector General; she’s been tracking the stimulus funds in the state
2:30 – 2:39
2:41 – 2:58:30
Will this woman be the new consumer finance watchdog?
It’s tough to find a lobbyist who is universally respected in
Joan Claybrook, former president of consumer advocacy group Public Citizen; candidate for the director of the soon-to-be-created Consumer Financial Protection Agency
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