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Child poverty down? Don’t believe it, experts say

September 22, 2018

Sophia Delgado, 18, of Hunting Park, understands what it's like to grow up in poverty in Philadelphia.

By Staff

When the federal government reported Sept. 13 that childhood poverty dropped five percentage points in Philadelphia between 2016 and 2017, it seemed like a minor victory.

But no one in town is celebrating.

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