Appropriations:

Budget expert Stan Collender highlights winners and losers in White House request

As Congress prepares to hear testimony from department heads on the President's FY 2009 budget, how are Democrats reacting to the President's proposal? During today's OnPoint, Stan Collender, managing director at Qorvis Communications and a budget expert, gives his take on the President's proposal and explains how he believes Congress will respond. Collender explains which agencies faired the best and which lost out in the FY 09 proposal. He also discusses the President's overall energy proposals, including those for renewables and energy efficiency.