Report: Child Poverty Could Be Cut In Half Over 10 Years, At A Hefty Price
The child poverty rate in the United States can be cut in half over 10 years with a few simple steps. That's according to a new report by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. It would take more than $90 billion a year to do so, but the group warns doing nothing to reduce child poverty will cost the country a whole lot more. NPR's Pam Fessler reports.
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