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Published: Monday, May 20 2013 9:40 p.m. MDT

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Mcallen, TX

Take the money spent on welfare, and divide it equally among all people above 18 years old, and all families would be millionaires.

"Poverty is biggest risk faced by America's children",---Why?

Ken Sisler
Newmarket, Ontario

People living in poverty are much more likely to have health problems and cannot afford the health care they need. Many teenagers living in poverty have no motivation to attend college because they know they cannot afford to attend university. Education is a key to breaking the cycle of poverty.

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