Does “Trickle-Down Economics” work? We wanted to know, because for over 30 years, the country has been run by people who more or less buy into the theory that keeping the richest of the rich as wealthy as possible is the best way to grow the economy. Oh sure, Clinton and Obama haven’t been as strident in their support of Supply Economics, but they haven’t run from it, tail between their legs either.
We figured that the people in charge of running this country have been giving mouth love to Wall Street for so long that Trickle Down must be working perfectly. So we sent our crack reporter out to Main Street to find out. Enjoy his report, below.