High-Stakes Politics and the Federal Budget

August 1, 2012

Hour 1:           Where does the federal government actually get the revenue it spends and just how big are the potential budget and deficit pitfalls that our country faces? We’ll find out this hour with David Wessel [1], economics editor for the Wall Street Journal and author of the new book “Red Ink: Inside the High-Stakes Politics of the Federal Budget” (Crown Business, 2012).

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[1] David Wessel: http://www.infedwetrust.com/

[2] Download: http://podcastdownload.npr.org/anon.npr-podcasts/podcast/77/510036/157748538/KERA_157748538.mp3

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