All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘American Wealth’

American Wealth Still Down Since the Recession, Shows Study

Though the U.S. was hit hard by the recession and the popped housing market bubble, generous infusions of government money have managed to begin turning the numbers around. Employment numbers are slowly rising, though income remains largely stagnant. Wall Street is back on its feet, though that won’t mean much for a majority of Americans. In all, economic indicators are …

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Gore ‘Romney rich’, According to Bloomberg

Al Gore is well-known for his close 2000 election loss to George W. Bush and for his evangelism on the issue of global warming. However, the former Vice President has been quietly amassing a fortune in the years since his political career ended. Bloomberg is reporting that Gore is now ‘Romney rich’, with a net worth that rivals the infamously …

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U.S. Wealth Gap Grows During ‘Lost Decade’ For Middle Class

The Economic Policy Institute (EPI), a non-profit think tank focusing on the needs of middle- and low-income workers, this week released a new report that shows the U.S. Wealth Gap has continued to grow over the past decade. It also calls the first 10 years of the 21st century a “lost decade” for middle class Americans. A summary of the …

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Who Are The Richest People In America?

A joint survey conducted by 463 Communications and JZ Analytic has revealed some very interesting facts about Americas perceptions of who the top 1% of income earners are and what kinds of lives they lead. The survey results come from one thousand participants and was given in early 2012. The figures from the survey report one serious misconception about who …

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