Majority of Americans want minimum wage to be increased, poll finds – The Washington Post

Between 2009 and 2012, the incomes of the top 1 percent of earners grew by more than 31 percent, according to Emmanuel Saez, an economist at the University of California at Berkeley, while the incomes of the bottom 99 percent expanded by just 0.4 percent.

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From the UFCW-By the Numbers: the growing wealth gap – billionaires and the rest of us

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