Census shocker: 1 in 2 Americans now live in poverty, or near it, while top CEO pay jumped 36.5%! (3 items)

This is why we’re getting martial law.

MCM

I.

Fortune 500 CEOs See Average Pay Rise 36.5% in 2010, While Report Indicates 1 of Every 2 Americans in or Near Poverty
Submitted by mark karlin on Sat, 12/17/2011 – 2:03pm.
Mark Karlin, Editor of BuzzFlash at Truthout
http://blog.buzzflash.com/node/13212

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Census data: Half of U.S. poor or low income
http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-201_162-57343397/census-data-half-of-u.s-poor-or-low-income/

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Revealed: huge increase in executive pay for America’s top bosses
Exclusive survey shows America’s CEOs enjoyed pay hikes of up to 40% last year – with one chief executive earning $145m
http://www.guardian.co.uk/business/2011/dec/14/executive-pay-increase-america-ceos

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