Is this what it will take to get our elected officials to listen to the people? It is known that a significant percentage of the GOP’s – and to be fair, many Democrats – listen to the lobbyists and those with the large bank accounts, such as the Koch Brothers. They no longer listen to the majority. Amongst many issues at hand, the people wanted the tax loopholes and large corporation tax shelters to be changed… this did not happen. This only goes to show that those with the money are the true rulers of our government and country.
President Obama signed legislation on Tuesday that raises the nation’s debt ceiling and cuts trillions of dollars in spending. Keith speaks with former Vice President and Current TV Chairman Al Gore about what’s next for the country.