Sen. Charles Schumer, a New York Democrat, is reflected in a TV monitor during a news conference at the Capitol in Washington. Schumer has been involved in talks over tax breaks.
Sen. Charles Schumer, a New York Democrat, is reflected in a TV monitor during a news conference at the Capitol in Washington. Schumer has been involved in talks over tax breaks. File photo The Associated Press
Sen. Charles Schumer, a New York Democrat, is reflected in a TV monitor during a news conference at the Capitol in Washington. Schumer has been involved in talks over tax breaks. File photo The Associated Press

Robert Reich: Handouts to the very rich need to stop

December 10, 2014 09:00 AM