The working poor are working people whose incomes fall below a given poverty
line. Depending on how one defines "working" and "poverty," someone may or ...
In 2013, 45.3 million people were poor. The majority of the people who live below
the poverty level do not work. According to data from the Bureau of Labor ...
Latest Publications from WPFP. Supporting Working and Student Parents
Through Child Care Assistance. The need for high-quality child care has
Editorial Reviews. Amazon.com Review. The Working Poor examines the "
forgotten America" where "millions live in the shadow of prosperity, in the twilight
Dec 28, 2015 ... They toil in America's fast-food restaurants, call centers and retail stores — yet as
many as five million Americans remain not only poor but also ...
May 7, 2015 ... Even when they are working multiple part-time jobs, many working Americans
still must rely on government benefits to get by.
Mar 17, 2015 ... Black, Latino and Native American working families make up 58 percent of these
working poor, although their share of the overall workforce is ...
Problems Facing the Working Poor Marlene Kim Department of Labor Studies
and Employment Relations. This paper was presented at an Economic Policy ...
Feb 2, 2013 ... Working, but still poor. The Week Staff. Some 46.2 million Americans now live in
families where someone is working but earning less than the ...