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Will: Americans are economically better off today than they were eight years ago.

By Matt Corley

"Will: Americans are economically better off today than they were eight years ago."

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In a USA Today/Gallup poll released earlier this month, a record number of Americans — 55 percent — said that their families are worse off financially than they were a year ago. But conservative columnist George Will thinks these people are just misinformed. On ABC’s This Week yesterday, Will brazenly claimed that average Americans “are better off today than they were in 2000-2001.” Watch it:

(HT: Crooks and Liars)

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