Poverty, racism at the center of forum for 2020 Democratic candidates
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WASHINGTON, D.C. — Francine Jefferson of Tchula, Mississippi, prefaced her question to former Vice President Joe Biden, explaining that her hometown, in the poorest county in America, has experienced devastating flooding with little support from the federal government. “Poverty hurts,” said Jefferson, taking full advantage of the moment to speak up for the people in [

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