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In this week's episode, Slate political reporter Dave Weigel speaks with Neera Tanden, president of the Center for American Progress in Washington, D.C. Tanden talks with Dave about the administration's battle with economic inequality and what they are and are not doing about it, the compromises made during the passage and implementation of the Affordable Care Act, and how to balance the budget without being called a socialist.
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