Perceptions of Income Equality

Tom Perkins spoke with Adam Lashinsky about income inequality. Mr. Perkins said that income inequality was due to social, fiscal, and monetary policy failures, and suggested… read more

Tom Perkins spoke with Adam Lashinsky about income inequality. Mr. Perkins said that income inequality was due to social, fiscal, and monetary policy failures, and suggested that there was a “persecution of the rich.” He also spoke about the Affordable Care Act, Democratic tax proposals, and reasons for the failure of many new businesses. He blamed many of America’s fiscal problems on President Johnson’s declaration of “War on Poverty.” He also responded to questions from members of the audience. close

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Program ID:
317797-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Interview
Location:
San Francisco, California, United States
First Aired:
Apr 21, 2014 | 10:38pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Apr 27, 2014 | 12:40am EDT | C-SPAN 1

Airing Details

  • Apr 21, 2014 | 10:38pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 22, 2014 | 3:19am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 23, 2014 | 12:18pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 26, 2014 | 9:32pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 27, 2014 | 12:40am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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