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Trump May Redefine Poverty, Cutting Americans From Welfare Rolls

Trump May Redefine Poverty, Cutting Americans From Welfare Rolls The Trump administration may alter the way it determines the national poverty  threshold, putting Americans living on the margins at risk of losing  access to welfare programs. The  possible move would involve changing how inflation is calculated in the  “official poverty measure,” the White House Office of Management and  Budget said in a regulatory filing on Monday. The formula has been used  for decades to determine whether people qualify for certain…

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