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Unmarried Women Hit Hard by Poverty Article
Elderly, unmarried women—many of whom are widows or divorced—are particularly susceptible to poverty, particularly as retirement funds dwindle in the recession. (AP/Tony Dejak)

Unmarried Women Hit Hard by Poverty

New census data show that most poor adult Americans are women, and the vast majority of these women are “women on their own,” writes Liz Weiss.

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