Elizabeth Kneebone takes a look at the newly released 2012 American Community Survey (ACS) census data on poverty and income in the new brief, “New Census Data Underscore Metro Poverty’s Persistence in 2012.”
Learn about suburban poverty in your community, how innovators around the country are addressing it, and what you can do locally and nationally to take action.
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