…than in Obama’s last 18 months, when using the correct metrics and taking into account inflation.
As the article states, any serious analysis of how much better off the typical worker is uses median, not average, earnings, and takes inflation into account.
Inflation-adjusted earnings were rising the last 18 months of the Obama administration for the typical worker.
They’re falling for the typical worker the first 18 months under Trump.
I’m sure now are doming personal anecdotes (But I’M doing better) and blanket dismissals (liberal talking points).
But this is how it’s been…and this is, again, EXACTLY what we said would happen.