Power of Story Send a Tweet        

Share on Google Plus Share on Twitter 2 Share on Facebook 2 Share on LinkedIn Share on PInterest Share on Fark! Share on Reddit Share on StumbleUpon Tell A Friend (4 Shares)  

Printer Friendly Page Save As Favorite View Favorites (# of views)   1 comment, 2 series
General News

Can the Democrats Resurrect the Middle Class? by Thomas B. Edsall

Quicklink Submitted By   Follow Me on Twitter     Message Susan Lee Schwartz     Permalink

Related Topic(s): ; ; ; ; ; ; ; , Add Tags  

Must Read 1   Interesting 1   Valuable 1  
View Ratings | Rate It

opednews.com Headlined to H3 10/13/16

Author 40790
Become a Fan
  (20 fans)

'After th election, the most important task facing Democrats is the development of a coherent economic agenda that addresses issues that were central in both primaries.There are signs that Democrats and their allies are willing to put together just such an agenda. The Brookings Institution, has produced a series of essays, “Election 2016 and America’s Future.” One of the most illuminating was published on Friday, “An Agenda for Reducing Poverty and Improving Opportunity.' Numerous proposals are outlined, 'including some that would be risky for Democrats, particularly those that call for the redistribution of resources from the party’s upscale wing to downscale voters. Assuming for the moment that Clinton is Obama’s successor, it will fall to her to build on his record and to address the yearning of those hard-pressed voters who have felt for far too long like beggars at the banquet.'

Read the rest of the story HERE:

At www.nytimes.com

 

- Advertisement -

Must Read 1   Interesting 1   Valuable 1  
View Ratings | Rate It

opednews.com

I began teaching in 1963,; Ba and BS in Education -Brooklyn College. I have the equivalent of 2 additional Master's, mainly in Literacy Studies and Graphic Design. I was the only seventh grade teacher of English from 1990 -1999 at East Side (more...)
 

Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon Share Author on Social Media   Go To Commenting

The views expressed herein are the sole responsibility of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of this website or its editors.

Writers Guidelines

Contact AuthorContact Author Contact EditorContact Editor Author PageView Authors' Articles
- Advertisement -