ERIC Number: EJ305919
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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Keeping Track of the "Truly Needy."
O'Hare, William P.
USA Today, v113 n2472 p20-23 Sep 1984
Controversy over the true number of poor people in the United States is not new. Most of the changes that would make the poverty line more realistic would increase the number of people classified as poor; no president would like to see the number of poor increase during his administration. (RM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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