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Opinion: High Cost of Building New, ‘Affordable’ Housing Keeps Californians Poor

By Dan Walters | CalMatters Columnist Congratulations California, you’ve done it again. The Census Bureau has once again found that California has the highest real-world poverty rate of any state, 17.2% over the previous three years and much higher than the national rate. The “supplemental” poverty rate includes factors ignored by the outdated “official” poverty rate, […]