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A Guest Editorial: Wage stagnation hurts economy

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Here’s some cheery news for class warfare enthusiasts: The gulf between the richest 1 percent of the Americans and the rest of the country reached its widest level in history last year.

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USA Today reports the top 1 percent of earners in the U.S. pulled in 19.3 percent of total household income in 2012, which is their biggest slice of total income in more than 100 years.

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