Jacob S. Hacker
Jacob S. Hacker is Stanley Resor Professor of Political Science at Yale University, is the author, with Paul Pierson, of Winner-Take-All Politics: How Washington Made the Rich Richer—and Turned Its Back on the Middle Class (2010) and American Amnesia: How the War on Government Led Us to Forget What Made America Prosper (2016).
Those who argue that gridlock is a good check on partisanship haven't examined its policy consequences.Jacob S. HackerOct 07, 2010
If reform is to succeed, progressives will have to fight for a stronger government role, including a public option.Jacob S. HackerJul 29, 2010
The basic underlying principle of the New Deal was that security is not opposed to opportunity but essential to it.Jacob S. HackerApr 19, 2009