|Sent as C-Span airs 2 hrs of Economics Speak. Bob Rubin chairs. Alice Rivlin and Martin Feidstein are old Fed hands and economy.com is there, plus 2 Brookings researchers who wrote the paper. The Hamilton Project is the name of this. How about? more food stamps, longer unemployment coverage, grants to states are some of the how abouts? Recession,now, is sitting on the 50/50 dial.
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