How do you fix the criminal justice system and the mass incarceration of African American people?

A: I’m so glad Americans are waking up to the flaws in the criminal justice system. There is a bipartisan consensus now about what we should do. The first thing is to end private prisons, because it makes no sense to have a profit motive to keep people imprisoned. They literally profit more by having […]

Does Andrew Yang have a good chance of winning?

Yes. Though many see Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders as the most likely nominees, their spots are far from secure. Historically, early frontrunners rarely win – check that last bunch of elections. Also, no candidate has truly broad support yet, and most voters are still undecided. [1] At this point in the 2016 election (May […]

What is the New American Scorecard?

And how do you pitch it to Congress? A: The American Scorecard is that set of new economic measurements that I described before that I’m going to present every year at the State of the Union. And getting Congress on-board with it is going to be pretty straightforward. Because the government does not need to […]