An historical look at U.S. income growth

The blog of the Center for Economic and Policy Research highlights a fascinating new graph that explores U.S. income growth in the post-WWII era. The post show an interesting and illuminating correlation between income growth and who was running the government at the time.

Read the post by clicking here.



  1. Frank Burns

    September 14, 2012 at 1:52 pm

    Government workers do well under Democratic Administration, it’s the taxpayers who suffer.

  2. david esmay

    September 14, 2012 at 2:19 pm

    Another moronic and unsubstantiated statement Frank. There are fewer public employees now than during the reign of George the Dullard, who by the way expanded the size of government 115%. One of the reasons employment levels have not change substantially are the massive lay offs in the public sector. You’re taking the Myth Momoney tactic of shooting, then aiming.

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