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Where Americans Most Depend on Government Benefits

Where Americans Most Depend on Government Benefits | Geography Education | Scoop.it
See the share of Americans’ income that comes from government benefit programs like Medicare, Medicaid, Social Security, veterans’ benefits and food stamps.

 

This is another fantastic interactive map from the NY Times, allowing students to explore the changing economic geographies of the United States during this recent global recession. 

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