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See Poverty Rates in Your State & Congressional District

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TalkPoverty exists in part to demonstrate that our nation already knows what works to dramatically reduce poverty. All we lack is the political will to do it. Part of this…

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Senior Poverty: Now You Know

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If you listened only to the cable news debates on the future of Social Security, Medicare or Medicaid, you’d never know. If you read only…

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A First Step Towards Fixing Child Care

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One of the most important things we can do to help working families in poverty reach the middle classis is promote access to safe, high-quality…

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