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February 18, 2016 4:22 am

Former Democratic White House Advisers Knock Sanders’ Economic Plans

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Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders.  Photo: Wikipedia.

Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders. Photo: Wikipedia.

Politico – Former top economic advisers to Barack Obama and Bill Clinton are taking aim at the underpinnings of Bernie Sanders’ plan on income inequality and employment, particularly expressing dismay at the assumptions of professor Gerald Friedman, who has advised Sanders’ campaign on economic issues.

In an open letter to Sanders and Friedman, a University of Massachusetts at Amherst economics professor educated at Harvard and Columbia, the four former members of the Council of Economic Advisers write that they’re worried that Sanders is citing flimsy arguments from Friedman.

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