Poverty Rate Unchanged In 2012

Posted: September 17, 2013 in poverty
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There were 46.5 million Americans below the poverty line last year, the Census Bureau says, vs. 46.2 million in 2011. In another sign that the economy’s recent growth hasn’t translated into better times for many Americans, Census said the median household income was $51,017, vs. 2011’s $51,100.”

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