Tuesday, July 14, 2009

What's on The Tom Sullivan Show 7-14-09

Healthcare Reform
President Obama still hopes to push through a healthcare reform bill before the August recess. Democrats will even announce some of the language in their proposed bill today. And according to reports, once again the rich will be footing the bill. Also, a poll shows most Americans want healthcare reform, but they don't want to pay for it!
More Gov't Handouts?
CIT Group INC is in serious trouble and may go bust - but they provide loans to many of our nation’s small businesses. Should the Treasury bail them out?  PLUS: A group of minority broadcasters are asking Geithner for a bailout. How valuable is diversity on the airwaves? And, PPM ratings show how popular minority programming really is.
Hole in the Fuselage
2009 hasn’t been a good year for the airlines. Another terrifying midair incident occurred yesterday when a football-size hole opened up in the roof of a Southwest airplane. Tom says this once again proves that Boeings are more durable and safer than the ‘fuel efficient’ plastic Airbuses. PLUS: Should you be allowed to kill your neighbor’s dog?