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Rural Poverty

A new report says one out of every four children in Clearfield County is living in poverty.
CLEARFIELD, CLEARFIELD COUNTY - A new report says one out of every four children in Clearfield County is living in poverty.

According to the Center for Rural Pennsylvania15% of everyone in the county is in poverty and 16% receive food stamps.

The House Majority Policy Committee is discussing ways to help people in Clearfield and other rural counties combat that poverty. They'll be holding a series of hearings across the state.
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