U.S. Income Inequality Widest Since 1928
Last year, the nation’s wealthiest 1 percent took in the largest share of U.S. household income since the eve of the Great Depression in 1928, with their incomes rising 20 percent during 2012, compared to a 1 percent annual increase in income for the remaining 99 percent of the population. What do you think?
“All right! So we’re only a crash, a war, and a dust bowl away from a level playing field!”
Winter Dillon –
“Maybe 2014 will be the 99 percent’s year.”
Douglas Kopecky –
“You mean all these good times could be coming to an end?”
Charlene Kirk –