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Arizona not keeping up when it comes to helping vulnerable kids, report says

| July 4, 2018
Arizona not keeping up when it comes to helping vulnerable kids, report says

If Arizona’s progress were measured on a growth chart, recent years haven’t seen even an inch for the state’s most vulnerable children.

The Annie E. Casey Foundation’s annual Kids Count report finds Arizona failing to keep up with national trends in several categories, most notably child poverty, which has fallen nationwide for four consecutive years and now averages about 19 percent.

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