3 In 10 Welsh Children Living In Poverty

Wales was the only nation to see a rise in child poverty during last year.

Nearly 3 in 10 children are affected according to NEW figures from Children in Wales..a rise of one percent.

And the Institute for Fiscal Studies lists the UK as the 2nd most unequal OECD country in the world after the United States when it comes to the wealth divide.

This is what Deputy Minister and Chief Whip Jane Hutt had to say about the issue at the Senedd yesterday afternoon.

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