Dave Lash on June 25th, 2013

childpoverty_onpointradioIn 2011, the child poverty rate was 23%, or 16.4 million children — an increase of 3 million since 2005, according to the release yesterday of the Annie E. Casey Foundation’s KIDS COUNT 2013 Data Book. The problem is even worst among children under the age of 5.

The report is a wide-ranging update covered well in this stimulating OnPoint Radio discussion (46 minutes).


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