America’s Germany

I was wondering what the U.S. equivalent of Germany would be, since Germany is only a part of the Euro zone. Are there states that carry the country in much the same way Germany carries the Euro zone? So after digging around in some numbers here is America’s Germany. A note on the numbers, there
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Age Income Projections.

http://www.advisorperspectives.com/dshort/updates/Household-Incomes-by-Age-Brackets.php http://research.stlouisfed.org/fred2/series/RPI# http://www.newrepublic.com/article/119346/top-10-percent-captured-all-income-growth-over-past-three-years http://factfinder2.census.gov/faces/tableservices/jsf/pages/productview.xhtml?src=bkmk  
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Why the “Proposed Koch gift to WCU is a Bad Idea”

About a week ago , I wrote about the events leading up to the dilemma faced by Western Carolina University faculty and administration with being offered a $2 million grant from a Koch Brothers foundation. What I did not mention is the recent domination of the North Carolina university system by Republican minded-administrators such as
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The Reason Trickle Down Failed.

Trickle down economics, the concept popularized during the Reagan administration, which stated that it is good for the wealthy to prosper since they will invest and consume thereby creating jobs and opportunity for others has been discredited. It has been by virtue of the fact that since Reagan’s time progressive programs have been stripped away,
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