I’ll let President Obama’s words and CBO’s analyses speak for themselves. THE PRESIDENT: … that has jeopardized middle-class America’s basic bargain — that if you work hard , you have a chance to get ahead.
I believe this is the defining challenge of our time: Making sure our economy works for every working American . It’s why I ran for President. It was at the center of last year’s campaign. It drives everything I do in this office. Source: President Barack Obama, Remarks by the President on Economic Mobility (The ARC, Washington, DC, December 4, 2013.) CBO: Once fully implemented in [...]