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Will stagnant wages sink Clinton and Rubio?

"To hijack Charles Dickens, the US economy is characterised by wisdom and foolishness"

By George Magnus  

Hillary Clinton, former Secretary of State and 2016 Democratic presidential candidate, speaks during a campaign event on February 6, 2016 in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. ©Dennis Van Tine/Geisler-Fotopres/DPA/PA Images

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