Introduction Nobody Likes a Middleman, But Most of us are Middlemen

  • Marina Krakovsky


IN JANUARY 2014, AFTER PRESIDENT OBAMA DELIVERED his annual State of the Union address to Congress, several Republican senators responded with predictable disappointment. One detractor, Mike Lee, the junior senator from Utah, focused his carefully prepared critique on what the government should do to make the American Dream a reality for more people. To show that the president had failed to keep his word about the problem of income inequality, Lee said that for the past five years, the president “has promised an economy for the middle class, but all he’s delivered is an economy for the middlemen.”1


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