Jacob Hacker: middle class keeps losing out

Interviews | By Craig Gurian |

December 21, 2010 — Updated with parts 4 and 5 of the interview. Jacob Hacker is co-author of the recently published “Winner-Take-All Politics.” Remapping Debate sat down with him to discuss how and why corporations and wealthy individuals have been so successful since the 1970s — during both Democratic and Republican administrations — in vindicating their interests to the detriment of the vast majority of Americans.  Part 1 of the interview is below. Parts 2 through 5 are on the pages that follow.

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