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June statistics indicate that hourly wages did not keep pace with inflation. We’ll talk about the implications for family budgets and the overall economy.
- Jared Bernstein Chief Economist and Economic Policy Adviser for Vice President Biden and Executive Director of the Vice President's Middle Class Task Force.
- William Beach Director, The Heritage Foundation's Center for Data Analysis
- James Paulsen chief investment strategist, Wells Capital Management
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