48.5 million Americans live in poverty
16 million children live in poverty
(US Census 2012)
US Family Median Net Worth Fell by 40% from 2007 - 2010.
(Federal Reserve 2012)
50% of American jobs pay less than $33,000
25% of American jobs pay less than $22,000
So, that's how we're doing. Keep that in mind as the Dow continues to reach record heights and large corporations continue to post the greatest profits in the entire history of humankind.