WNYC- The Brian Lehrer Show
Jonathan Alter on the Politics of Deficit Reduction
Thursday, April 14, 2011
The President’s speech yesterday wasn’t just about deficit reduction – it also framed the political conversation leading into the 2012 election. Jonathan Alter, MSNBC analyst and author of The Promise: President Obama, Year One, discusses what was said and how it will play inside the Beltway and around the country.