“99-percent” Charts

US Family Income Growth 1947-2008 »

For 30 years America grew together. Our middle class prospered. Our impoverished gained economically. And our wealthiest grew their income…

United for a Fair Economy
by: United for a Fair Economy
views: 654
Score: 3

The 5 Best States to be a Member of the Top 1% »

"A new report by the Economic Policy Institute (EPI) provides further evidence that the serious problem of growing income inequality…

The National Memo
by: The National Memo
views: 196
Score: 2

Tax Reform: Will Congress Opt for 1% or for All? »

Tax rates get all the media play. But "tax expenditures" -- the loopholes that give some income preferential treatment over…

Institute for Policy Studies
by: Institute for Policy Studies
views: 64
Score: 2

Getting More Unequal, on Meritless Grounds »

In Steve Ballmer’s 13 years as Microsoft CEO, the company has lost over a third of its market value. Yet…

US Tax System is Moderately Progressive »

The more you make, the more you pay. However, many left-wing pundits claim that our tax system should be even…

Eric Sirjord
by: Eric Sirjord
views: 90

The 1% are again getting richer. Should the 99% care? »

Before we start cranking up top tax rates to levels that will almost assuredly hurt economic growth, a few notes…

by: AEI
views: 15