Sign up for the MSNBC newsletter

You have been successfully added to our newsletter.

Let our news meet your inbox

Rachel Maddow

'Government has to make up the demand'

Dean Baker, economist and co-director of the Center for Economic and Policy Research talks with Rachel Maddow about the economic impact of cutting back on unemployment benefits and food stamps and the economically stimulative advantage to giving money to people who need it more and will therefore spend it.

BEST OF MSNBC

Play All