Economists William Spriggs and Austan Goolsbee join Ali Velshi to discuss the latest jobs numbers that show President Biden’s economic plan is working – and not just for the wealthy. Goolsbee says the economy grows the fastest when the government helps ordinary, working people, and Spriggs says paying higher wages results in “more output, bigger sales [and] better profits” for business owners.
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