Thomas Shapiro Discusses By A Thread Report

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Wisconsin Public Radio

The American middle class is in trouble. Many don't have sufficient funds for daily living let alone future needs like retirement or health care concerns. Ben Merens takes a look at the report "By A Thread," which chronicles the challenges facing the The American middle class. Guest: Thomas Shapiro, Professor of Law & Social Policy AND Director, Institute on Assets and Social Policy, Brandeis University. Author, "By A Thread: The New Experience of America's Middle Class".