Jared Bernstein on Muck Rack

Jared Bernstein

Washington, DC
Senior Fellow, Center on Budget

Senior Fellow at @CenterOnBudget, former Chief Economist & Economic Adviser to Vice President Joe Biden, & author of “The Reconnection Agenda."

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@econjared — 49,614 followers, 6,198 tweets

Nov 22, 2017

@davidckamin So, there's a trigger (for the rich) if the deficit is less negative, but as per WaPo, there's: "no trigger in the bill to raise additional revenue if [I'd say 'when'] government tax receipts fall substantially short of JCT projections." #WorseTaxPlanEver https://t.co/XjEJKilPz6

Nov 22, 2017

UPDATE: Here's a thoughtful response from @LHSummers and @annastansbury to my recent post re their analysis of the gap between productivity and mid-wage growth. My goodness...a rational give-and-take...how refreshing! https://t.co/N4MPDP1ZR0

Nov 22, 2017

Here's someone I'm thankful for: Fed Chair Janet Yellen, a trailblazing model of public service. https://t.co/KYcJMaQvMr https://t.co/ih2drg7RW1

Nov 21, 2017

@JayLeonard @EconomicPolicy @LarryMishel @joshbivens_DC @LHSummers Really interesting, Jay. Suggests families using leverage to replace wage growth, which can only work for so long and then ends badly.

Nov 21, 2017

For a really smart anatomy/takedown of the spin techniques used by R's like Paul Ryan when confronted with their hypocrisy, this piece by @BenSpielberg is a must-read. https://t.co/CAfywFFLhf

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