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Child Poverty Remains High Throughout West Virginia — Thousands Remain Without Health Care

September 20, 2012

In addition to the high unemployment that has plagued West Virginia since the end of the recession, today’s release of the 2011 American Community Survey from the U.S. Census Bureau shows hundreds of thousands of West Virginia children continued to live in poverty throughout the state. Read