2016 America's Poor

Problems facing poor inch into 2016 presidential race

FILE - In this April 30, 2015 file photo, a man walks past the damaged Oxford Tavern in Baltimore. In a presidential campaign where candidates are jockeying to be champions of the middle class and courting donations from the wealthy, the poor are inching their way into the debate. Tensions in Baltimore, Ferguson, Missouri, and elsewhere have sparked examinations of the relationship between poor communities and the police, as well as the systemic problems that have trapped many of the 45 million Americans living in poverty. But addressing the economic, education, and security issues that have plagued underprivileged neighborhoods for decades remains a politically elusive challenge. (AP Photo/David Goldman, File)WASHINGTON (AP) — In a presidential campaign where candidates are jockeying to be champions of the middle class and asking wealthy people for money, the problems facing the poor are inching into the debate.

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