Middle Class

Lee Siegal Speaks Out About His Controversial Editorial Explaining Why He Defaulted On Student LoansSiegal told Dom Giordano on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT that the poor and lower-middle class have no real advocates in the halls of power.
Poll: Fewer Americans Identify As Middle ClassThe number of Americans who say they’re middle class has dropped drastically in recent years.
Christie: I Will Make Tax Cut A Big IssueDuring his budget address in late February, Christie warned legislators that if they failed to act on the proposed cuts, he’d take that issue to the people.
Opinion: Don’t Let Obama Convince You That American Success Is BadDuring the current election campaign, for the first time in American history, President Barack Obama and the “left” have made success in America to be negative.
Stigall Show Log 10.3.12Chris reviews yesterday's court ruling postponing implementation of Pennsylvania's voter ID law until after this year's election and the longer video of a police officer striking a woman. He also talks to Senator Pat Toomey, Cara Blouin, producer of the Republican Film Festival and Tom McGrath from the Philly Post.
Stigall Show Log 9.25.12Chris discusses the latest information on the attacks on the Libyan Consulate and the Tanning Mom's accusations that Mitt Romney has a fake tan. He talks to Gary Levitt from Penn Staters for Responsible Stewardship, Joan Doyle from the Doylestown Council about their breastfeeding ordinance, former Governor of New Hampshire, John Sununu, and Comedian Jimmy Shubert.
Advocacy Skills Differ In Middle And Working Class FamiliesResearch indicates that middle class parents encourage their kids to ask for help from teachers but working class parents stress that kids should respect teachers and ask for help from classmates.
Opinion: Democrats Offer A Positive Vision For The Future At Convention After GOP Offers Only AttacksSitting in the Time Warner Cable Arena last night I was struck by how different the Democratic National Convention was from the Republican event last week. Unlike the Republicans in Tampa, Democrats focused on the fight to preserve the middle class and the American Dream.
Opinion: Obama’s Latest Class Warfare SpeechObama's latest speech on tax cuts for the middle class is just a retread of his tired class warfare rhetoric and strategy.
Gap Between High Income & Middle Income Americans Continues To GrowA number of studies have documented a growth in the gap between high income and middle income Americans over the past 35 years. KYW explored its impact on productivity and economic growth.
A New Poll Indicates Support For President Obama In New Jersey Is Slipping A Bit The Monmouth University poll shows Obama’s numbers to be, if nothing else, volatile.