In 2017, the child poverty rate was 18%. Go back nearly three decades to 1990: also 18%.
More than half of U.S. public school students come from low-income families, report says.
Looking at the motivations behind Comcast's eased eligibility requirements.
Much of the buzz about the fiscal cliff has been about how it will affect the wealthy and middle class. But how might it impact children living if poverty if a deal isn't reached?
Three families living around the poverty line in San Diego tell Marketplace Money what it means to spend money when you don't have a whole lot of it.