The Fed announced yesterday that the economy is doing well enough that it’s raising interest rates for the first time in nearly a decade. I’ll tell you why this rate hike marks the end of an incredible opportunity for the American economy – and why Reagan’s to blame.

Thom is a four-time Project Censored-award-winning, New York Times best-selling author. His national daily progressive radio talk show is distributed to radio stations nationwide by Westwood One, Pacifica, and Free Speech TV. More people listen daily to the Thom Hartmann Program than any other progressive talk show in the nation.