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How privatizing government hollowed out the middle class

(Source: MSNBC, June 3, 2014)

WASHINGTON, D.C. — A a new report by In the Public Interest, a nonprofit group that tracks government contracting, argues that privatization at the state and local level “contributes to the decline of the middle class and the rise in poverty-level jobs, thereby exacerbating growing economic inequality.”

Full story: MSNBC

Thursday, June 05, 2014

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