"Although I'm hopeful about the individual, I'm very fearful about the direction that, politically, this country is going," says Capitalist Pig Hedge Fund Manager Jonathan Hoenig.

Hoenig sat down with ReasonTV's Tracy Oppenheimer to discuss why hedge funds are great for the economy even though they get a bad rap, and why he thinks Ayn Rand's ideas are crucial for a cultural and economic upswing.

About 5:20 minutes.

Produced by Tracy Oppenheimer. Shot by Paul Detrick.

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