A thinner and thinner slice of the top has taken a massive amount of wealth while America’s middle class has been hollowed out. We need a #TwoCentWealthTax—and we need big, structural change so that our economy and our government works for everyone.
The Top 1% owns more than half of all the wealth in U.S. companies. They own $35 trillion in assets.
Wealth of the richest Americans: $35.4 trillion Wealth of the entire American middle class: $36.9 trillion Maybe, just maybe, it is time for Wall Street and the top 1 percent to start paying their fair share of taxes.
Richest 1% of Americans Close to Surpassing Wealth of Middle Class
The wealth held by the top 1% in America is on the verge of eclipsing the entire middle class
The richest 1% of Americans is close to surpassing the wealth of the entire middle class by & Michael Sasso
In the #US the rich just keep getting richer; 1 percenters close to surpassing wealth of middle class #inequality
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This is a rather loose definition of “group.” Maybe try “most people” or “a majority of Americans”? “The lone group left out of the fun: the bottom 50% of Americans. Those households have 35.7% of liabilities in the U.S. and just 6.1% of assets.”
The richest 1% of Americans are close to surpassing the wealth of the entire middle class via