Monday, July 28, 2008

Trickle Down My Ass

As today's BushCo corporations get bigger, more profitable, enjoy less oversight from the government, their wealth does not trickle down to We The Peoples. From Truthdig:

According to the most recent data from the IRS, the wealthiest 1 percent of Americans took home a greater share of the nation’s income in 2006 than in any year of the previous 19. It’s possibly the biggest income disparity Americans have seen since the Great Depression. The average tax rate of the super-rich was at its lowest level in at least 18 years.

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