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Income Inequality


Maine Home President Ryan Fecteau joined a coalition of advocacy organizations on Tuesday for a press occasion organized to attract consideration to the state’s rising financial inequality and the necessity for ‘a fairer tax code. The coalition of 23 organizations introduced the launch of Mainers for Tax Equity, which “will advocate on behalf of households …

HONG KONG – In the past eight years, some 100 million people in rural China have been lifted out of poverty, a sign of economic progress trumpeted by President Xi Jinping. Xi launched an initiative after taking power in 2012 that helped China surpass the World Bank’s 2030 goal of eradicating extreme poverty. The People’s …