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US House Speaker Unveils Plan to Fight Poverty

U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan has unveiled a plan intended to alleviate poverty in America. The program would revise food, housing and other anti-poverty program, increase work requirements and give states more flexibility about how to distribute federal money. Speaking Tuesday in Washington, Ryan said, "What you are getting here is a new approach at fighting poverty, at reigniting this beautiful concept of upward mobility at going at root causes of...

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