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    Keeping Poverty on the Page

    January 31, 2008 09:00 AM

    Poverty should be in reporters’ crosshairs this coming year, as it will be a central issue in the presidential campaign, at least for certain candidates. John Edwards visited a street in South Carolina that still has outhouses. Barack Obama... Continue reading

  2. Bio

    Mary Ellen Schoonmaker

    Mary Ellen Schoonmaker is an editorial writer and columnist for The Record in Hackensack, New Jersey.

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