By David Gutman
The Charleston Gazette
More than one in four kids in West Virginia lives in poverty. That’s nearly 100,000 kids.
One in three West Virginia kids under the age of 5 lives in poverty.
Those numbers come from the U.S. Census Bureau’s 2013 American Community Survey, which showed a statistically significant increase in child poverty in West Virginia for the first time since at least 2009.
In West Virginia, 27 percent of kids and 33 percent of...