Sep 17, 2013 — There were 46.5 million Americans below the poverty line last year, the Census Bureau says, vs. 46.2 million in 2011. In another sign that the economy's recent growth hasn't translated into better times for many Americans, Census said the median household income was $51,017, vs. 2011's $51,100."
Sep 20, 2012 — The Census also reports that because of the Affordable Care Act more young Americans were insured.
Aug 28, 2012 — Circles Wyoming volunteers are matched with people who want to escape poverty. They then coach, role model and have fun with their "intentional" friends.
Sep 13, 2011 — The Census Bureau is expected to report today that the nation's poverty rate edged up again in 2010.