Presidents Address Income Inequality, 1796 to the Present

George Washington and 17 other presidents on income inequality

Income inequality will figure prominently in President Obama’s Jan. 28 address before Congress. For perspective on the enduring problem, he can crib from the State of the Union scripts of presidents going back centuries.

Click here for a slideshow of highlights from past State of the Union addresses.
Click here for a slideshow of highlights from past State of the Union addresses.

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