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News from EPI Income inequality in dollars and cents

For Immediate Release: Wednesday, November 3, 2010
Contact: Phoebe Silag or Karen Conner, 202-775-8810

The gap in income growth between the richest and the poorest American families is staggering, as data to be published January on EPI’s State of Working America (SWA) Web site show.  Today’s Snapshot, from the forthcoming SWA Web site, shows what the concentration of income growth at the top of the income scale has meant, in dollars and cents, for the typical American family. CLICK HERE for the Snapshot.

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