Jason Prosser picks up his son Zachary, 3, from day care last week, in SeaTac, Wash. Prosser and his wife are one of many middle-class couples struggling with accelerating costs for critical services such as health care and housing.
Jason Prosser picks up his son Zachary, 3, from day care last week, in SeaTac, Wash. Prosser and his wife are one of many middle-class couples struggling with accelerating costs for critical services such as health care and housing. Ted S. Warren AP
Jason Prosser picks up his son Zachary, 3, from day care last week, in SeaTac, Wash. Prosser and his wife are one of many middle-class couples struggling with accelerating costs for critical services such as health care and housing. Ted S. Warren AP

Middle class caught in spending squeeze

September 26, 2014 7:57 PM