Moving up

September 28, 2016 Sheila Blackford

Melody Barnes served as the director of the Domestic Policy Council in the administration of Barack Obama from 2009 to 2012. She wrote, Moving up: The next president can restore confidence in the American Dream for Volume 6: Opportunity and Upward Mobility. In these three clips, Barnes talks about how she approached writing her essay and ideas for how the next president can address economic inequality and help restore confidence in the American Dream.