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Decline of the middle class


I hear a lot of comments on the decline of the middle class in America today. I also hear that unions are declining in membership and power. I did a little research, not a lot, but it appears that the decline of labor unions is a leading indicator for the health of the middle class. If you study the conditions of the labor unions after the passage of the Taft- Hartley Act in 1947, in a few years and labor unions started to decline.

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Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
I've worked at the Brainerd Dispatch with various duties since Dec. 7, 1983. Starting off as an Ad Designer and currently Director of Audience Development. The Dispatch has been an interesting and challenging place to work. I'm fortunate to have made many friends, both co-workers and customers.
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