Ideas In Action with Jim Glassman

How to Save America's Middle Class

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Guests: Don Peck, Editor at the Atlantic Magazine and author of a cover story called "The Vanishing Middle Class"; Steve Rose, Research Professor, Georgetown University's Center on Education and the Workforce. Is the American middle class under siege? That seems to be the accepted story line in the media. Numbers do show that the middle class has gotten smaller during the recession. But would you be surprised to find out that a healthy chunk of Americans have moved into the upper middle class



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