5 Charts On “Trickle-Down” Economics

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From Ted McLaughlin at jobsanger:

These charts are from the Economic Policy Institute. They published their 13 best charts of 2016, and all of them are interesting. I picked these five charts to show you because they illustrate how disastrous the Republican “trickle-down” economic policy (initiated about 1980 and carried forth by Republicans since then) has been for most Americans.

The GOP’s economic policies have been great for the top 1%, and even better for the top 0.1% — but they have not been good for the rest of the American population.

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