Winning: Median Household Income Rises 3 Precent Under Trump

Median household income rose three percent under President Trump.

Read Investor’s Business Daily editorial, “Bad News For Dems: Household Income Hits All-Time High Under Trump … And He’s Getting Credit For It.”

Median household income has been steadily increasing under Trump, rising from $59,471 in January 2017 to $61,483 last month, according to Sentier Research, which tracks income on a monthly basis using census data.

This also means that household income is now higher than it’s been in at least 50 years — after adjusting for inflation.

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Read the Sentier Research report here.

Following the “great recession” defined as lasting from December 2007 to June 2009, median household income fell to its low point in June 2011 ($54,459). The April 2018 median of $61,483 is 12.9 percent higher than the June 2011 median.

Rising incomes give President Trump and Republicans in Congress a great message for the mid-term elections.

 

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