Opinion: Wage stagnation hurts economy
Here’s some cheery news for class warfare enthusiasts: The gulf between the richest 1 percent of the Americans and the rest of the country reached its widest level in history last year.
USA Today reports the top 1 percent of earners in the U.S. pulled in 19.3 percent of total household income in 2012, which is their biggest slice of total income in more than 100 years.
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