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T h e C e n s u s B u r e a u has been under the i m p r e s s i o n that 26 m i l l i o n people are still o f f i c i a l l y poor, down about 30 percent since 1964. With the help of its c o m p u t e r s , C B O h a s been able to reduce poverty in the nation another 30 percent by the f l i c k of a s w i t c h . A p p a r e n t l y its m e t h o d s are so subtle that the millions of poor supposedly raised up f r o m their i m p o v e r i s h e d condition have yet to notice any i m p r o v e m e n t s in their s t a n d a r d of living.
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Consumer Education in the Human Services by Alan Gartner, etc