Obama: McCain thinks $3 million income is middle class

By David Edwards
Monday, August 18, 2008 12:54 EDT
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At a campaign event in Albuquerque, NM, Barack Obama responded to a comment by John McCain that he considered $5 million in income the threshold for being rich in America. Obama said, “I guess if you’re making $3 million a year you’re middle class.”

This video is from CNN.com, broadcast August 18, 2008.

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David Edwards has served as an editor at Raw Story since 2006. His work can also be found at Crooks & Liars, and he's also been published at The BRAD BLOG. He came to Raw Story after working as a network manager for the state of North Carolina and as as engineer developing enterprise resource planning software. Follow him on Twitter at @DavidEdwards.
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