Ever wonder why Washington is so obsessed with deficits? Meet Pete Peterson, the billionaire who spent almost half a billion to get politicians to focus on the deficit rather than jobs and economic growth. He’s aiming at Social Security and Medicare cuts. On this week’s Heartland Labor Forum we’re dedicating the whole show to exposing Peter Peter Social Security Eater. UMKC’s Max Skidmore and Social Security Watch’s Eric Kingson will help us do it. Thursday at 6pm, rebroadcast Friday at 5 am.