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Unformatted text preview: Household incomes are rising Find the definition / calculation of the poverty line Poverty rate, large drop from 1960 to 1970 (~20% to 10%) The War on Poverty Lyndon Johnson Women in the workforce 1950 (~30%) to 2000 (~60%) Cost of living has gone up double living Increased education among women entering more higher level jobs More single moms-change over time more diverse-...
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