Another Obama Record… Poverty at Highest Rate Since 1960s
How does he do it?
Under the leadership of Barack Obama, number of Americans living in poverty has spiked to levels not seen since the mid 1960s,
The Daily Mail reported:
The number of Americans living in poverty has spiked to levels not seen since the mid 1960s, classing 20 per cent of the country’s children as poor…
…The U.S. Census Bureau puts the number of Americans in poverty at levels not seen since the mid-1960s when President Lyndon B. Johnson launched the federal government’s so-called War on Poverty.
As President Barack Obama began his second term in January, nearly 50 million Americans — one in six — were living below the income line that defines poverty, according to the bureau. A family of four that earns less than $23,021 a year is listed as living in poverty.
The bureau said 20 percent of the country’s children are poor.