Results for - 5% Since its March 2009 low, the stock market has soared. One index the SP500 gained 13 trillion dollars alone. Most of these gains went to 5% of the population. They control about 50% of the wealth in the U.S. and have tremendous influence.

1,653 voters participated in this survey

1. Given this concentration of wealth, is the U.S. still a democracy?

Yes
32%
523 votes
No
29%
483 votes
Undecided
39%
647 votes

2. Should the government intervene to balance this situation?

Yes
30%
492 votes
No
30%
488 votes
Undecided
41%
673 votes

3. Did you benefit from the rise in the stock market?

Yes
18%
293 votes
No
60%
991 votes
Undecided
23%
376 votes
06/27/2015 Money 1653 33 By: alal01

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