Opinion

March 13, 2013 1:42 PM

Hedrick Smith urges struggling middle class to speak out

Who sparked the rise of business clout in Washington, D.C., beginning in the 1970s? According to Hedrick Smith, a two-time Pulitzer Prize winner, the blame/honor belongs to Lewis Powell, who wrote a little-known memo to the U.S. Chamber of Commerce in 1971, shortly before he was nominated to the U.S

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