Budgets and Working People

Posted March 29, 2011
By Clay Cerny

In Common Dreams, The economist Dean Baker argues that the political and media attention to budget deficits is misplaced and misguided.  The people who caused budget deficits and have benefited most from those policies are asking those with the least to sacrifice.  We won’t hear voices like Baker’s on network news.  That’s where we’ll hear the experts who want working people to sacrifice even more.  The rich need our help.