A Few Key Facts about Poverty in America

With 1 in 5 children in the U.S. currently living in poverty and more than half of Americans spending a year near or below the poverty line at least once in their lifetime, poverty is one of the most pressing domestic concerns our nation faces. Our ability to address this challenge is hampered by a national conversation riddled with misperceptions.

Check back soon for a quick synopsis of the state of poverty in America and a few key facts to correct our most common misperceptions.

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