Almost One Million Alabamians Live In Poverty

Last updated on June 17, 2016, at 06:47 amBy Bill Britt Alabama Political Reporter MONTGOMERY—A study by Alabama Possible found 19.2 percent of Alabamians, or more than 900,000 people, live below the Federal Poverty Line. The State’s poverty rate is higher than the national average of 15.5 percent, making it our nation’s fourth poorest state. … Continue reading Almost One Million Alabamians Live In Poverty