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Britain Experiences Biggest Rise In Poverty Since 1988, New Figures Show
Government austerity and Brexit have led to the biggest rise in British poverty, from 22.1% to 23.%, since Margaret Thatcher was in power.

Britain has experienced the largest rise in poverty since Margaret Thatcher was in power, according to new projections from the Resolution Foundation. The figures show poverty rates rose from 22.1% to 23.%, the biggest climb since 1988. Real …