The latest news on poverty
Latest census data depict a middle class that's shrinking as unemployment stays high.
Poverty rate for the elderly jumped to 15.9 percent, or a roughly 1 in 6 senior citizens.
Government shouldn't leave the most vulnerable behind as it deals with the economy.
New census data shows wide divide between have and have-nots.
Religious right seeks to cut social programs though the Bible says to take care of the poor.
Texas and California cities suffer, while Manchester, N.H., and Washington, D.C., rise to the top.
Poverty is higher than ever, but politicians still don't give the needy the attention they deserve.
Median Household income sags, dragging more down and making specter of government cutbacks scarier.
With hard times affecting Americans, here’s a way to see the reality of being poor.
Reverse class warfare isn't just wrong, it was meant for a different era