The 99% Get a Bigger Raise

New data show much faster growth in wages and incomes.

Political discourse nowadays is enough to depress anyone, and the media donít help by ignoring good economic news. But buck up, Americans: Worker wages are growing much faster than previously reported.

The Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) on Tuesday published its annual revisions to personal income data, and the surprise was the huge jump in disposable income and employee compensation.