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Source: NY Times
If you missed it over the weekend, Sunday’s New York Times had an amazing interactive graphic on where poverty is in the U.S.
Over the past 50 years, the poverty rate in the nation has fallen from 19 percent to 15 percent in essentially two generations.
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