With Congress set to go on recess shortly without accomplishing much, Steven Rattner joins Morning Joe to explain why Congress has become so unproductive. Click below for charts.
On today’s Morning Joe, Steven Rattner shows why several European countries have been reluctant to impose sanctions on Russia.
Steven Rattner joins Morning Joe to discuss how corporate profits have gone up sharply over the last six years whereas median incomes have barely moved (and have actually fallen when adjusted for inflation). See charts below.
At the 2014 Aspen Ideas Festival, Steven Rattner discussed the extraordinary levels of income inequality in the US, how we got here, and what needs to be done about it. See slides from his talk below.
On today’s Morning Joe, Steven Rattner discusses the steep drop in first quarter GDP, flat wages, and rising inflationary pressures.
On today’s Morning Joe, Steven Rattner discusses rising oil prices as a result of growing turmoil in Iraq.
In light of the recent trade of five Afghan detainees for Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, Steven Rattner joined Morning Joe to discuss the renewed attention on the prison at Guantanamo Bay and the overall question of terrorism.
On today’s Morning Joe, Steven Rattner discusses the value and challenges of a college education.
On today’s Morning Joe, Steven Rattner discusses the threat to US highways as a result of declining gas tax revenues, the looming insolvency of the Highway Trust Fund, and Washington’s inability to come up with a long-term solution.
As one of the distinguished speakers today at New America Foundation’s conference ‘Big Ideas for a New America’, Steven Rattner discussed income inequality in the US and abroad and proposed some solutions . See charts from his presentation below.