Reid Cramer

Reid Cramer is Research Director at the New America Foundation in Washington, D.C.

The consensus in Washington seems to be moving in the direction of a second economic stimulus package. Democrats need to consider crafting it around something other than just encouraging spending. Read more


Yes, we're all looking forward to the $600 check that should be coming our way now that we've filed our taxes. But here's a thought -- maybe we should stick it in savings. Read more