October 20, 2012

MetroTrends Week in Review

October 20, 2012

In Tuesday’s presidential debate the candidates spoke about – among other topics – poverty and joblessness, professing desire for four years’ chance to combat those economic scourges.

The MetroTrends blog aided our next president with cogent assessment of existing policy on both topics, and by illuminating potential new policy.



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