Closing the Gap

5 segments
  • Closing the Gap  22 min
  • Student Protests  15 min
  • Bad All Over  30 min
  • Help Wanted  19 min
Drastic cuts and structural overhauls may be in the future for states with troubled finances. New York’s Lt. Governor Richard Ravitch talks about his proposed plan to reshape the state’s budget process. And Jon Shure, from the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, gives us an update on state budget cuts throughout the country. Plus: Todd Gitlin and Ananya Roy on what it takes to create a political movement.

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