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New Book Argues That Hidden Costs Are Eroding The Middle Class

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New Book Argues That Hidden Costs Are Eroding The Middle Class

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Devin Fergus, author, “Land of the Fee: Hidden Costs and the Decline of the American Middle Class”

Transcript

A new book argues that the fees we encounter are draining our resources and increasing wealth inequality.

“Land of the Fee: Hidden Costs and the Decline of the American Middle Class” by Devin Fergus looks at fees in the areas of education, transportation, housing and employment and their impact.

Fergus joins Midday Edition on Tuesday to discuss the book.

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