4/05/2005

End of shared prosperity in US?

From TomPaine:
Mark Trahant, the op-ed editor of the Seattle Post-Intelligencer, is scared for America because the engine of shared American prosperity stopped working...in 1973. Since that time, the extremely wealthy have taken an increasing share of income growth—to the extent that median American income has declined for the first time ever. And Bush's blend of tax cuts and deficit explosion only result in more inequality and concentration of wealth. Read his essay here.

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