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Tucson kids pay poverty's high price

Tucson kids pay poverty's high price

A 9-year-old boy, about to attend his seventh school, keeps his clothes and belongings in a garbage bag. He sleeps on the floor alongside two other children.

Transcript: Live chat with experts about the Star's poverty series

Readers chatted live with experts about the issue of poverty in Tucson and Southern Arizona. Thi…

August 13, 2013 12:00 am

Quiz: Poverty in Tucson

What did you learn from the series, "Losing Ground: Tucson's kids pay poverty's high price"? Tak…

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Interactive: Tucson poverty map

Almost 30 percent of Pima County's kids live in poverty, but the problem is spread unevenly acro…

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Database: Average annual wage in Pima County and the U.S.

As of May 2012, Tucson workers made, on average, about 7 percent less per hour than the national…

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