How Democrats Could Actually Offer ‘A Better Deal’
Democrats are focusing like a laser beam on reversing wage stagnation and encouraging good-paying, full-time jobs.
Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi introduced the party’s economic policy in Virginia on Monday. Called “A Better Deal,” their strategy is to equip workers with the skills needed in the new economy by providing tax credits for employers to train and hire workers at a good wage, to expand apprenticeships, and to offer on-the-job training. But reducing wage stagnation hasn’t happened in the last 16 years, so how do they plan to do it now?
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