Posted by Contributor on January 27, 2014

by Moyers & Company

With the low-wage boom, not even a full-time job is cutting it for millions of Americans.

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A Sad First: Working People Now Need Food Stamps More than Kids, Elderly (via Moyers & Company)

Here’s how bad it is out there: Last year, household income in the middle of the economic pile was still 8.2 percent below what it was in 2007, before the Great Recession began. The recovery has been rocky for many Americans; according to a study…

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