Census Data: Poverty Still Worse in C...

Census Data: Poverty Still Worse in CT Than at Beginning of the Recession

There are 3 comments on the Patch.com story from Sep 21, 2013, titled Census Data: Poverty Still Worse in CT Than at Beginning of the Recession. In it, Patch.com reports that:

At the start of the Great Recession, Connecticut experienced the largest increase in child poverty of any state in the nation, rising from 7.9% in 2007 to 9.3% in 2008, according to new data released Thursday by the US Census Bureau's American Community Survey.

Join the discussion below, or Read more at Patch.com.

Good Grief

Stratford, CT

#1 Sep 21, 2013
Bridgeport is number one the country.


Since: Jan 08

Location hidden

#2 Sep 22, 2013
...rising from 7.9% in 2007 to 9.3% in 2008.
Well SURE - the roaches KEEP breeding and get increased benefits for it. Benefits SHOULD be FROZEN at the number of (non-bastard) brats they have when entering the welfare system - and any subsequent births be dealt with appropriately (per-head tax increases and "three strikes you're sterilized").

Since: Sep 13

Location hidden

#3 Sep 22, 2013
I agree with #1.

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.

Connecticut Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
News Ganim makes his case for governor, confronts pa... Oct 10 BPT 2
News MGM ad blitz irks foes of Bridgeport casino Sep 23 America Gentleman... 2
News Poll: Bridgeport fairly fit; New Haven not so much Sep 22 Diversity Dude 3
News In hurricanes' wake, experts warn of flood-dama... Sep 18 Nope 1
News Hundreds of teacher positions unfilled in Conne... Sep '17 WorkAvoider 2
News Malloy Stresses Preparedness In The Face Of Irma Sep '17 Sol 1
News Connecticut Sen. Murphy backs plan for free col... Sep '17 Sol 1
More from around the web