Getting Past The Gridlock Of The U.S. Economy
August 5, 2011 3:08:00 am
Earlier this week, President Obama and Congress negotiated a deal to raise the debt ceiling before the deadline. But that deal hasn't calmed American and global stock markets as recent economic reports indicate the U.S. could be headed toward another recession. Steve Inskeep talks to National Journal economics correspondent Jim Tankersley, about a few ways the U.S. could boost much-needed economic growth and create jobs.