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Wednesday, October 9, 2013

  • Aired: 10/09/2013
  • 54:03
  • Rating: NR
Tonight on the program, we examine the nomination of Janet Yellen to succeed Ben Bernanke as chair of the Federal Reserve. Also: Apartments sit empty in San Francisco due to the shutdown, looking at workforces during the shutdown, immigration reform takes the stage once again, how on-demand television gives control to the consumer, and author Alice McDermott talks her new book "Someone."
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