The extra numbers could be even more important at a time when many in the government point to an overhaul of the Medicare and Social Security as the best hope for reducing the ballooning public debt. With the potential to add more older Americans to the ranks of the poor, underscore the need for continued, if not expanded old-age pensions as a government safety net.
About 14.3 % of people 18 to 64 or 27 million in poverty, compared with 11.7 % under the traditional measure. Many of the additional poor are low-income, working people with transportation and child care costs.The sharp drop in in oil prices should be Memorial Day Check a gift at the dispenser as a them your head for the weekend. Gasoline prices decreased Thursday to on the 14th Day in succession, and they will is pushed actually below when oil prices continue jumbled. U.S. Government Fear have obviously grabbed to the markets, and we will act according, analyst and trader Stephen Schork said.
If the world is not start sopping excessive reserves, oil prices in $ 40 per barrel region fall this year, said Lynch.