Oregon US Senator Jeff Merkley has a plan for strengthening the middle class, which is in crisis as it is hammered by the legislative war machine of the 1 percent that is waging class warfare against the middle class.
Merkley suggests three ways of dealing with this onslaught. One is to end bad trade deals, which have little or nothing to do with trade. They’re about stealing the jobs of the middle class, and redistributing the income from those jobs to the 1 percent.
check out the video for more on Merkley’s proposals.
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