Wisconsin’s growth and prosperity are not being widely shared. Over the last 40 years, Wisconsin’s richest residents have experienced dramatic increases in income, while Wisconsinites not among the very highest earners saw little or no income growth. In 2012, Wisconsin reached a milestone, with a record share of income going to the top 1%.
COWS, and Wisconsin Budget Project. Pulling Apart 2015: Focus on Wisconsin’s 1 Percent. COWS, 2015.