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Report: Colorado child poverty rate down but homelessness up

Report: Colorado child poverty rate down but homelessness up

Aurora Sentinel |  March 29, 2016

The Kids Count report released Monday by the Colorado Children’s Campaign found that 15 percent of children lived in households earning less than the federal poverty level in 2014. The report also found that the number of homeless children more than doubled over the last six years.

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