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Adam Davidson:
What we learned from teetering on the fiscal cliff

TEDSalon NY2012 · 19:48 · Filmed Dec 2012
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At the end of 2012, the US political system was headed for the "fiscal cliff" — a budget impasse that could only be solved with bipartisan agreement. Adam Davidson, cohost of "Planet Money," shares surprising data on how bipartisan we truly are — and hints at the disconnect between representatives and the people they represent.

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Adam Davidson is the co-host and co-creator of "Planet Money," a weekly podcast and radio feature about the economy. Full bio
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