Dear Madam or Mister President:
The United States is facing an emerging national crisis simmering just below the surface, one that risks tearing apart the delicate economic, social, and political fabric that binds this nation together. The economy is no longer providing growth and opportunity for vast portions of the country—myriad communities and millions of Americans are being left behind. Individuals’ experiences of the economy increasingly diverge. Those living in super-performing metropolitan centers enjoy vibrant growth; those living just about anywhere else see stagnation or outright decline.
By: Steve Glickman and John Lettieri, The Daily Beast
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