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04/25/2014 11:44 am ET Updated Apr 25, 2014

"Most American Families Are Paying A Steep Price For High And Rising Income Inequality'

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The American middle class, long the most affluent in the world, has lost that distinction.

While the wealthiest Americans are outpacing many of their global peers, a New York Times analysis shows that across the lower- and middle-income tiers, citizens of other advanced countries have received considerably larger raises over the last three decades.

Read more on The New York Times

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