31 August 2011 0 Comments

Poor In America: Not What You Imagine

43,000,000 million Americans, one in seven, live in poverty.

How poor are America’s poor? The typical poor family has at least two color TVs, a VCR, and a DVD player. One-third have a wide-screen, plasma, or LCD TV. And the typical poor family with children has a video-game system such as Xbox or PlayStation.

Plugged-In Poverty Media images of homeless families and hungry children distort poverty policy. July 26, 2011 Robert Rector (Heritage Foundation )National Review Online  26 July 2011

Robert Rector Heritage Full Report You can read the full report, here.

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