@ Brookings Podcast: Deficits and the Economy; Health Care; Obama in Russia

July 10, 2009

In this week’s edition of the @Brookings podcast: The skyrocketing federal deficit may derail economic recovery, and Brookings experts say partisan budget games have got to stop; next, Darrell West, vice president and director of Governance Studies, discusses prospects for health care reform with pollster Geoff Grain; and the man on the street wonders whether President Obama’s outreach to Russia will succeed.