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LWV Submits OMB Comments re Poverty Threshold Calculations

LWVUS joined organizations connected to the National Patient Advocate Foundation (NPAF) on a letter expressing collective concern with revising the methodology for adjusting the official poverty measure or poverty thresholds. The letter urges the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) to consider the potential impacts to people relying on financial assistance tied to poverty thresholds before making any changes.