Just How Bad is the Economy? Most Americans understand by now that our economy isn't doing so well. But there's confusion about how the economy got to this point, even on Wall Street. New York Times columnist David Leonhardt offers a simple explanation.

Just How Bad is the Economy?

Just How Bad is the Economy?

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Most Americans understand that the economy isn't doing well, but there's confusion about how it got to this point, even on Wall Street. Columnist David Leonhardt offered a simple explanation in Wednesday's New York Times. Simpler yet, he breaks it down on-air for Alex Chadwick. (No reading required!)