Let us just get to single payer now and get it over with.
“The reasonable man adapts himself to the world: the unreasonable one persists to adapt the world to himself.
Therefore all progress depends on the unreasonable man.” ― George Bernard Shaw, Man and Superman
The incredible wage growth in a small percentage of people is a direct approach to actions brought forth through labor actions that began in the late '50's, and regulatory incrementalism. When the massive public employee pension plans along with private 401k type plans began to dictate returns on investment through their dominating positions in hedge funds, big publicly traded corporations had no choice but to push profits harder. The combination of regulatory incrementalism, and demand for profits pushed jobs offshore.
The Progressive Machine has no interest in the middle class, that's just the carrot used to keep the indoctrinated interested in the machines shiney objects, and not their results.
All a person has to do to see what is really going on with Progressivism is to look at California over the last 15 years. It will take 2 - 3 generations to fix the damage.
How is it possible to have a state with everything California has going for it, and end up with the highest state taxes in the country, one third of the nations welfare cases, and among the highest unemployment of any state in the Country?
Well, just put Progressives in charge.
To her Wall Street owners: Hillary Clinton: “But if everybody's watching, you know, all of the back room discussions and the deals, you know, then people get a little nervous, to say the least. so, you need both a public and a private position.” - Hillary Clinton: "I'm kind of far removed from the struggles of the Middle Class"
Free Trade Doesn't Work: What Should Replace It and Why,
Is this bull**** thread still going on? The administration lied about being able to keep your insurance and now their cover response is "well...so what if we lied, the policies that are being cancelled were all crap anyway"...which is...bull****. Any excuse, anything to cover the lie. Toss it out there and the muppets will spread the gospel.