Sources: Bureau of Labor Studies; Economic Reports of the President, 2002, 2003 and 2004.
Direct Source: Paul Krugman, New York Times
PS. If you feel compelled to comment that I’m a dickhead or spinning the data, just don’t listen to me. Look at the data. Find your own data. Everybody has an opinion and I don’t personally give that much credence to random opinions on the Net (including my own).