21 Apr '11, 5am

A CEO Averages $11 Million Annually, How Do You Compare?:

I think trickle down economics works a heck of a lot better than trickle down poverty does. I assure you that I have worked in companies that are doing well and had profit sharing and I did well. When Business is booming,and companies are doing well, they tend to give to the community, to the employees, and share with greater benefit packages, better insurance, etc. Now that the cost of insurance has risen for them, taxes, etc. most of us are finding we can't find a job that has decent benets, profit sharing, 401k's, retirement, vacation time that grows, or any of the things that we had when this country was growing and we were a power. I remember the boom days when I worked for comanies that shared their wealth and loved doing it. Now they are penalized for making money, and their taxes are raised, and they no longer share with the employees. I have lost more money myself...

Full article: http://www.care2.com/causes/politics/blog/an-average-ceo-...

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