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Unions vs. state governments, income inequality

  • Aired: 03/10/2011
  • 53:58
  • Expires: 03/10/2016
  • Rating: NR
We look at the ongoing conflict between public unions and state governments: Are public unions responsible for states' budget problems? Also: A growing number of medical professionals are questioning how blood transfusions are used in the U.S. Plus: Editorial illustrator Steve Brodner conducts an "illustrated interview" with author Eduardo Porter about income inequality in America.
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