Here's How Much the U.S. Middle Class Has Changed in 45 Years

They're now outnumbered by the richest and poorest

U.S. Middle Class No Longer the Majority

In the age of rising income inequality, the task of preserving America’s middle class has been taken on by politicians across the ideological spectrum. A new report from Pew Research Center shows just how much the economic fortunes of this group have changed since the 1970s. 

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