Also, Emanuel tried to refute Census Bureau data with unscientific U-Haul report.
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Fib checking Rahm in the mayoral debates
Emanuel stretches the truth to make a moving point.
What moved LBJ to target poverty?
Lyndon Johnson’s War on Poverty was more than a play for votes.
Uncounted prisoners and the race gap
A new book argues that national surveys don’t tell the whole story.
Good news: poverty not worse
The U.S. poverty rate remains high, but it didn’t rise in 2011
Census stats likely to show highest poverty rate since 1965
When will the presidential candidates notice?
New York Times: A newspaper for the one-percenters
In the New York Times, stories about the rich lead nicely to ads for the rich