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The Top 10 Solutions to Cut Poverty and Grow the Middle Class

Date: May 24, 2018 | Categories: Hunger / Poverty / Inequality, Resources,

Source: Center for American Progress By Rebecca Vallas and Melissa Boteach The Census Bureau released its annual income, poverty, and health insurance report yesterday, revealing that four years into the economic recovery, there has been some progress in the poverty rate as it fell from 15 percent in 2012 to 14.5 percent in 2013, but there was no statistically significant improvement in the …


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Top-CEO Pay Isn’t Driven By Talent, New Study Says

Date: June 22, 2015 | Categories: Hunger / Poverty / Inequality, News, News, Resources,

Source: Wall Street Journal The rapid rise in pay for corporate executive officers, which stands in contrast to the stagnant wages of many Americans, is a key driver of inequality that’s not clearly tied to talent or performance, a new report from a liberal think tank finds. The Economic Policy Institute report says this means CEO pay could be reduced …