A recent Pew Study indicates that income disparities have grown as a result of the recession, and that Hispanics have been especially hard hit.
This is the kind of fact that President Obama and his re-election team should be focusing on like a laser beam. It touches on issues of unemployment and the pressing need for mortgage assistance. It requires government intervention.
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