Mon., September 26, 2011 11:32am
Minority Poverty Rate Growing
One in four Georgia children is now living in poverty, according to the census. And thirty-six percent of the state’s black children and more than 40 percent of its Hispanic children are destitute
Thu., September 22, 2011 12:59pm
Poverty Rate Soars in Georgia
New figures from the U.S. Census show poverty is rising in Albany’s Dougherty County faster than in any of the state’s largest counties. The county had the nation’s second-highest jump in poverty since 2007, and reflect trends throughout the state.
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