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The Census Bureau put its weight - and 10 years of data - behind the argument that the rich are getting richer while the poor get poorer. A study released Thursday showed the median net worth of America's richest households rose 11 percent between 2000 and 2011, while wealth dropped for the majority of Americans. The data also showed racial disparity. The median net worth rose for whites, overall, but fell for black and Hispanic Americans. [Full Story]
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