Is the Public Heath System Ready for a Large-Scale Bioterrorism Attack?


Dr. Stephen V. Cantrill
* Associate Director of Emergency Medicine, Denver Health Medical Center

John Lumpkin
* Director of Illinois Department of Public Health

Carol Moehrle
* Director for the North Central District Health Department in Idaho (5 counties: North Mez Perce, Latah, Clearwater, Idaho Cnty, and Lewis)

Attorney General John Ashcroft Briefing From the Department of Justice

Federal Reserve chairman Alan Greenspan says the economic impact of the September 11th terrorist attack is not as bad as people thought it might be. But he also says the US economy hasn't "snapped back" either. Several major US companies have announced lay-offs and many retail stores report a decline in sales. How's your business and your community doing? Call in and share your economic experiences with Neal Conan and his, what films make sense after September 11?



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