What Is the Root Cause of Our Supply Chain Problems?

Americans across the nation are feeling the effects of an unprecedented supply chain crisis. Prices for everyday essentials like milk and gas have skyrocketed and public officials are warning people to start buying their Christmas gifts now.

But what is causing all of these supply chain issues? And how do we get out of this crisis? Heritage Foundation research fellow Joel Griffith talks about the different factors affecting the supply chain, from organized labor to COVID-19 shutdowns to government policies.

Griffith joins "The Daily Signal Podcast" to discuss all this and offer some commonsense solutions to get America back on track.

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