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Is the American Dream slipping out of reach for North Carolina residents?

As reported in this week’s issue of Prosperity Watch [1], North Carolinian’s are slipping behind the nation in terms of the economic mobility, the ability of state residents to achieve upward mobility in their incomes.  Given the growing gap between our state and the rest of the nation, we are faced with an unfortunate question [1]—Is the American Dream beginning to slip out of reach for most North Carolina residents?