Poverty

The War on Poverty's Grim Status


Fifty years after President Lyndon Johnson declared a “war on poverty,” the share of poor Americans has dropped from 19 percent to 15 percent. The figure is climbing once more, however, and child poverty remains high for a rich nation.


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