These 3 charts show how Trump’s ‘blue collar boom’ is more of a bust for US workers – Alternet.org


by David Salkever, University of Maryland, Baltimore CountyIf you thought workers’ hourly pay was finally rising, think again.At first glance, the latest data – which came out on Feb. 7 – look pretty good. They show nominal hourly earnings rose 3.1% in January from a year earlier.But the

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