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Poverty

Sadly, even with the world’s largest economy and a GDP per capita of over $49,000, poverty in the U.S. continues to be a fact of life for tens of millions of unfortunate Americans. In 2010, using the widely accepted measure of poverty as defined by the US Census Bureau, it was estimated that over 46 millions live in poverty, a number which represents more than 15% of the population.

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