AP News
Posted: Sep 05, 2012 7:17 PM

"We have to rebuild the middle class together. Our economy works best when it works for everyone, not just a select few. And our history shows us that shared prosperity is the only kind that lasts." — Richard Trumka, president of the AFL-CIO and a third-generation coal miner from Nemacolin, Pa.


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