Everyone wants the American dream to be there. It’s been said before and it should be said again that there’s far more that unites us than divides us. This is a perfect example. You [Hannity] were talking earlier about working your way through college–you think that you pulled yourself up by your bootstraps. That’s amazing; that’s awesome; and that’s what everyone should be able to do. We just differ on how to get there.
Eric Stern, Co-Editor-in-Chief of The Politic, joined Sean Hannity on his eponymous Fox News primetime show. The “College Forum Special” on Hannity featured students–seven Democrats and seven Republicans–from colleges around the country. Stern, representing Yale University, held his ground against Hannity’s fierce interrogation. “I question the premise of the entire question,” Stern retorted, when Hannity asked how much of each dollar he earns he should get to keep.
Watch the segment below.