Pam Fessler Pam Fessler is a correspondent on NPR's National Desk, where she covers poverty and philanthropy.
Pam Fessler at NPR headquarters in Washington, D.C., March 19, 2019. (photo by Allison Shelley)
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Poverty Rates Highest Since 1997

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In New York City, Poverty Defined In New Terms

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Health Care Fight Spotlights Community Organizers

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State Welfare Rolls Feel Impact Of Recession

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Some Stimulus Money Preventing Homelessness

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Charitable Giving Fell Last Year, But Didn't Dive

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Homeless Advocate Goes High Tech

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