We brought you the latest results from Illinois with Democratic campaign veteran Donnie Fowler of Dogpatch Strategies, and Bay Area pollster David Mermin of Lake Research Partners. They helped dissect the map and discern key trends in the counties of Illinois.
We discussed Congressman Paul Ryan’s plan for slashing medical benefits, increasing defense spending and cutting taxes for the wealthy with Former Senator Byron Dorgan, who sat on the Senate Appropriattions Committee. What is Ryan trying to achieve with his “Path to Prosperity?”
From there we dug deeper into the budget and looked at what the ramifications of Ryan’s choices would be with Dean Baker, co-director of the Center for Economic and Policy Research.
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