“…The share of the nation’s wealth held by the less affluent half of American households dropped precipitously after the financial crisis, to 1.1 percent – according to new calculations by Congress’s nonpartisan research service.
By contrast, the share of total net worth held by the weathiest 1 percent of American households continued rising -
- hitting 34.5 percent in 2010.
The top 10 percent’s share was 74.5 percent…”
go to source/story>>>