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U.S. median income worsens following the Great Recession

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Apparently no one notified the folks in charge of the Great Recession, that supposedly ended in 2009, that things were suppose to improve. However, U.S. household median income fell to $50,054 in 2011 from the end of the Great Recession when the median income of households was $52,195 (each figure measured in 2011 dollars). This according to the Pew Research Center.


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