For almost all his terms in office, Obama has been fighting an uphill battle to secure even the most basic of decencies for the majority of the American people. 507 more words
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Nova Scotia has the highest rate of child poverty in Atlantic Canada and the third-highest rate nationally at 22.5 per cent, according to 2014 data from a report released on Thursday. 556 more words
A provincial report card on child and family poverty shows a startling number of people go without in Saskatchewan.
According to the organization “Campaign 2000,” 160,0000 people in the province were living in poverty in 2014. 424 more words
OTTAWA – An anti-poverty group is calling on the federal government to make a small change to its key measure to combat child poverty rates to ensure families aren’t left behind as the cost of living rises. 392 more words