New statistics show inequality growing particularly fast in such states as Illinois, Ohio, and Michigan.

Comment: Just don’t start thinking the solution is as simple as raising tax rates on high earners. The causes and solutions are complex. These new data show, as this article says, that “growing inequality is mostly a blue-state issue.”

 

http://globalmidwest.typepad.com/global-midwest/2014/05/inequality-a-growing-social-and-political-issue-in-the-united-states-has-become-particularly-acute-in-the-industrial-middle.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed: TheMidwesterner (The Midwesterner: Blogging the Global Midwest)