http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Poverty and Homelessness in St. Louis http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/poverty-and-homelessness-st-louis <p>There is good and bad news when it comes to the latest government figures on poverty in America.&nbsp; The good news is that the poverty rate has more or less stabilized for the first time in three years, while the bad news is that the number of people living in poverty in the St. Louis area is well above the national average.&nbsp; Join host Don Marsh for a discussion about poverty and its ripple effects in the region.&nbsp; Thu, 20 Sep 2012 22:22:28 +0000 Alex Heuer, Mary Edwards & Don Marsh 4660 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Poverty and Homelessness in St. Louis