The Issue Of Poverty In America

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I knew that poverty in America was a real big issue but to here that 1 in 4 children in America live in poverty is heartbreaking. I am a single parent of two, a 4 year old and a 14 year old. I know firsthand how hard things can be. Working as an Instructional Aide I fall below the 23,000.00 a year threshold and some may say I live below the poverty line. I don’t live like poor nor do my children go without anything that they need. I have an A.A. degree and working on my B.A. and I had my house built from the ground up. I was once of welfare and I know how easy it is to come close to falling below the line. Nothing in this video surprised me because I have experienced a lot of the same experiences these people in this video have. I was
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