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For Immediate Release
September 12, 2019

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New Hampshire: Lowest Poverty Rate in the Nation

Concord, NH – Today, after the United States Census Bureau released data showing New Hampshire having the lowest poverty rate in the Nation over the last three years, Governor Chris Sununu issued the following statement:

"We have opened up doors of opportunity here in the Granite State like never before," said Governor Chris Sununu. "Today's news reaffirms that our pro-growth, pro-jobs agenda is getting the job done for the people of New Hampshire. With the lowest poverty rate in the nation over the last three years, combined with the fact that more people working than ever before, the New Hampshire economy is roaring."