Lewis Diuguid

September 18, 2013 10:56 AM

Stubborn poverty maintains grip on U.S.

Some things make no sense, such as the number of people in the wealthiest country on the planet who are stuck in poverty. Meanwhile, the wealth gap continues. The most middle-, low- and no-income folks could hope to do is play the lottery and dream of better days, even though the odds of winning are against them.

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