Billionaire Seeks to Ensure American Dream

Pete Peterson, who rose from humble origins in Kearney, Neb., to become a billionaire New York power broker, is certainly living the American dream. But it's a dream that Peterson says has fallen into peril. So now the 83-year-old is focusing his vast fortune on finding solutions to the fiscal imprudence he believes is jeopardizing the country. In his new book, "The Education of an American Dreamer," Peterson unfolds his rags-to-riches story, from his childhood as the son of Greek immigrants...Full Story
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