Guest Elizabeth Kneebone joins us to review a new look at poverty by Brookings Institution shows that not only did those living in it grew but that number grew in certain suburban areas of the country. Guest will discuss her report, how economic forces in St. Louis played into current events in Ferguson and recent statements by Rep. Paul Ryan on poverty. Miss Kneebone is Metropolitan Policy Program Fellow at Brookings Institution.
We continue our look at President Lyndon Johnson’s vision for a “Great Society” with a discussion on the Air Quality Act of 1967. Guests include George Washington University Environmental Law Professor Robin Juni and Former EPA Administrator for Air & Radiation Jeff Holmstead.