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Reader Input: The very rich taxed lightly

In case anyone missed the announcement from the Federal Reserve a few days ago, the rich once again got rich and the poor got poorer. The median income of the top 10 percent incr ...

Report says poor are moving to nation's suburbs

LOS ANGELES (AP) — More poor people live in the nation's suburbs than in urban cities because of affordable housing, service-sector jobs and the increased use of housing ...

Placer County grapples with increasing needs of poor

Health and Human Services programs are balancing fewer resources with increasing demands from the needy in Placer County. Dr. Richard Burton, Health and Human Services Department d ...

Dinner seeks to help those who need it most

Several local groups are gearing up to serve up to 80 homeless and poor tonight. What Would Jesus Do? Inc. is working with the Auburn Salvation Army and various local churches to ...