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FRONTLINE; Money, Power and Wall Street, Episode 3

05/18/2012

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Series
FRONTLINE
Program
Money, Power and Wall Street, Episode 3
Program Number

3013

Series Description

Premiered January 1983 Since January 1983, FRONTLINE has served as American public television's - PBS - flagship public affairs series. Hailed upon its television broadcast debut as "the last best hope for broadcast documentaries," FRONTLINE's stature over 23 years is reaffirmed each week through incisive documentaries covering the scope and complexity of the human experience. Series release date: 1/1983

Program Description

This episode opens with Barack Obama taking office in the midst of the worst economic crisis in 80 years. To the surprise of many, he adopts a strategy to help the very Wall Street firms that plunged the American economy into chaos. FRONTLINE goes inside the White House to meet the key figures locked in a fierce debate over the administration’s game plan and follows those who said they had no choice but to rescue Wall Street. Did they choose the right course?

A FRONTLINE production with Kirk Documentary Group

Duration

00:56:10

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
Public Affairs
News
Citation
Chicago: “FRONTLINE; Money, Power and Wall Street, Episode 3,” 05/18/2012, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 10, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_26FB3CF675994C3A875A9DA0315CF64F.
MLA: “FRONTLINE; Money, Power and Wall Street, Episode 3.” 05/18/2012. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 10, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_26FB3CF675994C3A875A9DA0315CF64F>.
APA: FRONTLINE; Money, Power and Wall Street, Episode 3. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_26FB3CF675994C3A875A9DA0315CF64F
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