Fifty percent of U.S. workers earned less than $26,364 last year, reflecting a growing income gap between the nation's rich and poor, the government reported Thursday.

I don't know what to make of these trends . Record unemployment-no benefits-and this is -supposedly-for a family of 4 . the Wall street Occupiers are wanting a minimum wage of $40k per year ?

After taxes this family is hit .
the American Dream may be out of reach ?