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Listen Now! The Nation's Katrina vanden Heuvel, Rep. Jan Schakowsky (D-Ill.) featured on "Inside Government"
Oct 11, 2011 (05:10 PM EDT)

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WASHINGTON, Oct. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Tune in now to AFGE's "Inside Government" as the middle class fights to revive the American Dream. The show, which originally aired on Friday, Oct. 7, is now available on demand.

At a special broadcast from the Take Back the American Dream Conference in Washington, D.C., The Nation Publisher Katrina vanden Heuvel, Rep. Jan Schakowsky (D-Ill.), Democracy for America Chair Jim Dean, and former Clinton White House spokesman Bob Weiner all addressed the decline of the American Dream and what's needed to restore it for the middle class.

Former U.S. Secretary of Labor Alexis Herman then discussed the impact of unemployment in America and reflected on her time in the Clinton administration.

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"Inside Government" is a one-hour weekly nationwide radio/Internet program dedicated to issues that impact federal and D.C. government employees. The show airs each Friday at 10 a.m. on Federal News Radio 1500 AM in Washington, D.C., and online at It is also available to millions of iPod users through Apple's iTunes podcast. "Inside Government" is produced by the American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE), the nation's largest federal employee union, representing 625,000 workers in the federal government and the government of the District of Columbia.

SOURCE American Federation of Government Employees