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Stories for December 8, 2013

Debate On Wage And Wealth Gap Heats Up; Solutions Elusive

Dec. 8
Liz Halloran / NPR
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The national debate about income equality and low-wage labor ramped up this week as fast-food workers across the country rallied for better pay and President Obama assailed the nation's growing income gap as the "defining challenge of our time."