Friday, May 13, 2016

The Hollowing Of America's Middle Class
CBS special focus on the middle class in the U.S. - it has retreated in 9 out of 10 U.S. metro areas in this century as income inequality has widened .. Pew research: "It is a very, very widespread phenomenon. North, south, or west, the middle class was losing ground in almost every metropolitan area .. It wasn't that more populated areas or poorer communities were disproportionately affected. This was a change affecting almost every community in the country .. There's a polarization. There are more in the upper tier and more in the lower, and fewer in the middle."
LINK HERE to the article

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