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In 2011, 1.65 million American households, including 3.55 million children, lived on less than $2 a day per person.

  • Dylan Matthews
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  • May 13, 2013
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Wade Horn would cut travel and training first, and then hope it doesn't have to get any deeper.

  • Dylan Matthews
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  • Feb 26, 2013
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You can order just about anything online, but it's still more difficult than it has to be to apply for social services through the web.

  • Dylan Matthews
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  • Jan 14, 2013
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The official measure of poverty for 2011 is out. But more and more experts are dismissing that measure.

  • Dylan Matthews
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  • Sep 12, 2012
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To hear conservatives tell it, the Obama administration is using its executive power to effectively repeal the Clinton administration's signature welfare reform law. One man's gutting is another man's tweaking, but one thing that's for sure is that the Obama administration is not removing the bill's work requirements at all. He's changing them to allow states more flexibility.

  • Dylan Matthews
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  • Jul 17, 2012
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