Jennifer Beltrán is a Research Assistant with the Center’s Federal Fiscal Policy team. Prior to joining the Center, Beltrán worked as a Research Assistant in the Economics Department at Swarthmore College, focusing on the role that housing and public transit play in predicting poverty concentration. She completed the PPIA (Public Policy and International Affairs) program at the Woodrow Wilson School and holds a B.A. in Economics and Spanish from Swarthmore College.
Their ignorance is willful, and finds its roots in a profoundly ideological position, an ideology adopted by journalists who favor and are rewarded by corporate arguments promoted by corporate Democrats.