The Recession's Cut Across Age, Gender & Income Groups

The Recession's Cut Across Age, Gender & Income Groups

The White House has been promoting its efforts to boost economic prospects for women. Diane and guests explore how the current recession has cut across age, gender and income groups and what it means for the midterm elections.

The White House has been promoting its efforts to boost economic prospects for women. Diane and guests explore how the current recession has cut across age, gender and income groups and what it means for the midterm elections.

Guests

Valerie Jarrett

senior adviser and assistant to the president.

Gary Burtless

senior fellow of economic studies, The Brookings Institution.

Michael Tanner

senior fellow at the Cato Institute.

Heather Boushey

senior economist at the Center for American Progress.

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