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Why one of America’s richest states is also its poorest

Nov 26 2018
The Economist, in its October 27 printed edition, cited the work of the Center on Poverty and Inequality.  In an article on “Why one of America’s richest states is also its poorest, the magazine reported on the work that the Center is doing jointly with the Public Policy Institute of California on a California Poverty Measure.  "This confirms that 19.4% of Californians did not have enough resources to meet basic needs in 2016, down from 21.8% in 2011.