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Podcast interview with David Madland on fixing the middle class

A couple of weeks ago, I was hosting Local Edge Radio and I interviewed David Madland from the Center for American Progress for my podcast. We discussed his new report, Making Our Middle Class Stronger – 35 Policies to Revitalize America’s Middle Class. Lower the Cost of College Reduce costs and barriers to job training Raise workplace standards Reduce costs of getting sick or losing a job Boost retirement security Make it possible for workers to also be caregivers for children and elderly parents Stabilize the costs of housing Create middle-class jobs Reduce energy and transportation costs Focus policymakers on the

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Errington C. Thompson, MD

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