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While total wealth in the U.S. doubled between 1989 to 2013, only the richest Americans saw their fortunes rise
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Those in the 90th percentile now enjoy 54 percent more wealth than they did in 1989
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Those at the median have just 4 percent more wealth than in 1989, while the poorest have 6 percent less
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the richest families have average wealth of about $4 million. The poorest now have debts that far outweigh their assets:
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About 8 out of 10 registered voters who support Trump say life for people like them has gotten worse during the past 50 years, according to a new Pew Research Center poll.
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Trump supporters tend to be men who lack college degrees, a group that has been on the losing end of the economy. The CBO report backs that up.
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