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California’s economy is booming, but the state’s poorest residents are falling further and further behind.
Los Angeles is the latest city where criminal justice reformers are running against traditional law-and-order incumbents.
Calvin Wongus has had no trouble finding employment in the tight labor market. But for the poorest workers like himself, the jobs have been low-paying and part-time.
Poorest households see real incomes drop in 13 states, have slower growth than under Obama in 36 states.
The presidential candidate has staked out a political stance between incremental change and panic over our warming planet.