John Howell: Essential Cuts (9/29) – The True Poverty Rate & Biden’s Changed Stance on Crime

*John hopes that one of his favorite Florida destinations is still standing, and Nick Gale has some fun sitting in for Kim.

*Senator Phil Gramm takes on the biggest questions facing the economy while previewing his new book “The Myth of American Inequality.

*ABC News Entertainment Correspondent Jason Nathanson breaks down Rolling Stone Magazine’s top 100 TV shows of all time.

*Audio of Joe Biden from back when he was a Senator shows that the President was much tougher on crime than he is now.

*Plus, we officially welcome Jane Clauss to the WLS family and ask how she is handling the morning commute.