Wednesday, September 16, 2009

What's on The Tom Sullivan Show 9-16-09

Senator Max Baucus (D-MT) unveiled his long-awaited plan for health care reform, but many on both sides of the aisle aren’t backing him.  How much of his plan was influenced by his friends in the health care industry?  Tom breaks down BaucusCare and just how much campaign money the senator has received from health care companies over the years.
Carter Blames "Racism"
Former President Jimmy Carter believes Joe Wilson's "You lie!" outburst and other criticisms of President Obama's policies are based on racism.  Is Carter just stirring up controversy or are Democrats going to start using the race card to win votes on health care?  How have race relations changed since Obama's election?
ACORN Funding
Hidden-camera video shows ACORN employees advising "pimps" and "prostitutes" on how to obtain government funding.  Now the community organizing group is at risk of losing its own federal funding.  Who is ACORN and what is their purpose?  Plus, President Obama called Kanye West a "jackass".  Should ABC have reported his off-the-record comment?