Obama's Economic Push Highlights Wealth Gap in Texas

By Veronica Zaragovia, KUT News

Published 01/29 2014 09:37AM

Updated 01/29 2014 09:40AM


President Obama's recent focus on economic disparity, which he touted in his State of the Union address Tuesday night, has drawn attention to the issue in Texas, which has the nation's eighth-highest level of income inequality.

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