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Editorial: The numbers are in - inflation hurting families

1 month ago   |   By Boston Herald

Here's a number President Biden should worry about: 45%. That's not just his approval rating, a new low, but it's the percentage of people who told Gallup pollsters that recent price increases are causing their family financial hardship. Ten percent describe it as severe, affecting their standard of living, while another 35% say the hardship is moderate.
It's hard to think of Building Back Better when you're losing ground by the day.
Unsurprisingly, lower income households are hardest hit by price increases. Seventy-one percent of those living in households making less than $40,000 a year...
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