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43 Million Americans Live in Poverty, Worry About Future

February 04, 2017 12:33 AM
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Many Americans voted for Donald Trump because of concerns over the economy. But with Republican lawmakers proposing repealing the Affordable Care Act, privatizing Medicare, and cutting funding for food assistance, some of the 43 million people who live below the poverty line are anxious about what's next, as VOA correspondent Aru Pande reports.