California has the highest poverty rate in the nation, according to new figures released this week by the U.S. Census Bureau. We discuss the new data with economist Sarah Bohn from the Public Policy Institute of California.
California: America's Poorest State?
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Sarah Bohn, policy fellow at the Public Policy Institute of California
Ann Huff Stevens, professor of economics and director of the Center for Poverty Research at UC Davis