‘California Dream’ Increasingly Elusive for Many – Mar 9, 2018

What’s happening to California’s middle class? And what are the consequences of the state’s failure to make the economy work for all? We’ll hear more on the North Bay Report at 6:18 and 8:18 am and 5:30 pm.

California prides itself on having the world’s sixth largest economy with a 2 point 75 Trillion dollar G-D-P. But we all know the state’s wealth is distributed unevenly. As part of the Capital Public Radio collaboration looking at the California Dream, KPBS’s Amita Sharma reports on the state’s shrinking middle class.

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