Fewer Believe ‘Plenty of Opportunity’ to Get Ahead

Fewer Americans believe there is “plenty of opportunity” to get ahead in America today than have said so across three previous measurement points over the last 59 years. A bare majority (52%) say the country has plenty of economic opportunity, down from 57% in 2011 and more substantially from 81% in 1998. CONT.

Andrew Dugan & Frank Newport, Gallup