Monday, July 11
Political Roundtable: The Debt Fight, Greece On The Brink, MassDOT In The Hot Seat
Facing a fast-approaching deadline for raising the U.S. borrowing limit, President Barack Obama and congressional negotiators resume deficit-cutting talks this afternoon. In the meantime – the president says he will not consider temporary stopgap measures to avoid default. Our regular Monday political roundtable goes behind the political wrangling. We’ll also get an update on the economic picture in Greece from Papandreou advisor Richard Parker of Harvard. David Bernstein, Boston Phoenix political reporter and author of the ‘Talking Politics’ blog also joins us.