Political Implications of Hurricane Irene, Bernanke's Speech

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Monday, August 29, 2011

The Schuylkill River flooded onto paths nearby after Hurricane Irene passed through Philadelphia. (Flickr user riekhavoc)

Hurricane Irene was less severe than expected in New York City, but other areas points farther north and south got hit hard. On today's Washington Report, Eddie Robinson speaks with chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times David Sanger about the political implications of the storm for the Obama administration. He also weighs in on last Friday's speech by Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke.

Guests:

David Sanger

Hosted by:

Eddie Robinson

Produced by:

Daniel P. Tucker
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