Thom talks about the recent prediction from David Stockman, Chairman of Management and Budget under President Ronald Reagan, and the fact that economic crises require either fiscal or monetary policy to solve.

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.