Half of New York City is Poor

Half of New York City is Poor

There are 2 comments on the Gawker story from Apr 21, 2013, titled Half of New York City is Poor. In it, Gawker reports that:

In a study that surprises almost no one, the Bloomberg administration has found that half of New York City residents are "poor" or "near-poor" meaning that they were "making less than 150 percent of the poverty threshold." This is a small rise in the amount of poor from 2009, when the recession officially ended.

Join the discussion below, or Read more at Gawker.

progressive liberalscum

West Sayville, NY

#1 Apr 22, 2013
And half of them are illegals draining the coffers.

Patchogue, NY

#2 Apr 22, 2013
progressive liberalscum wrote:
And half of them are illegals draining the coffers.
the other half are blacks sitting home collecting checks and trying to figure other ways to game the system.

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Yonkers Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
Pamela Graddick Sat Maria 1
News Who is Vincent "Vinny" Mirabile? -- Part I Sat 333stenbrian 1
Too many Mexicans in the Bronx (Jul '11) Jun 21 John 56
News Two Found Dead In Yonkers Convenience Store Tie... Jun 20 Laira6311 1
bell ans chemical companyc (Nov '08) Jun 19 DeanBlasco 11
DISCO FK 174 Audubon (Jul '11) Jun 19 real wash heights 198
News 3 Charged With Raping 13-Year-Old-Girl At School (Mar '07) Jun 19 dark voice alley cat 137

Yonkers Jobs

More from around the web

Personal Finance

Yonkers Mortgages