Brown & Streza Blog
Feb 25

Written by: Matt Brown
2/25/2011 9:21 AM  RssIcon

The gap between the richest and poorest Americans is at historic highs, with estimates suggesting that the top 1 percent of Americans hold nearly 50 percent of the wealth, topping even the distance before the Great Depression in the 1920s. A recent survey concluded that Americans desire a more equal distribution of wealth, and dramatically underestimate the current gap. Perhaps surprisingly, this was true for Americans at all wealth levels and among those who voted for George W. Bush over John Kerry. More

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