Saagar Enjeti

Saagar Enjeti

Saagar Enjeti is co-host of The Realignment Podcast and Rising on Hill TV

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On Buy American: Trump Should Listen To Steve Bannon, Not Steve Moore Share This

Jul 09, 2020

A 2020 presidential contender unveiled a 700 billion dollar ‘Buy American’ plan today to rebuild America’s manufacturing sector devastated by the coronavirus. It’s a great idea that free market fundamentalists despise and real economic conservatives have been pushing for. The only problem is that the candidate who unveiled the plan was presumptive Democratic nominee Joe […]

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Good Policy Is Good Politics Share This

May 15, 2020

Try as we might, those of us who dare to challenge economic orthodoxy within the GOP are unlikely to prevail on policy and moral grounds alone. But the politics of today offer us another course that is just as powerful: offering a prescription to protect from impending electoral doom of the party if the course […]

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The Free-Market-Fundamentalist Menace Share This

May 06, 2020

The Senate is finally back in Washington and negotiations over the next coronavirus recovery package are underway. The White House’s initial salvo was reported Monday and includes a capital gains tax cut, a measure to increase entertainment tax deductions, and a payroll tax cut.  If you tasked me with putting together a parody recovery plan […]

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