Poverty Increases under Obama

But since then, the poverty rate has increased: from 13.1 percent in 2008 to 15.1 percent in the most recent measurements released by the U.S. Census Bureau. And while he is widely seen as an ally of those Democratic constituencies most apt to focus on the plight of the underclass, Obama has actually mentioned the poor less frequently than any of his modern predecessors in the Oval Office.

http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2013/07/12/obama-avoids-discussing-poverty-study-finds/?test=latestnews#ixzz2YrlpKAFS

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