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Nearly 1.5 billion people in developing countries live in extreme poverty, living on less than $1.25 a day.
Around the world, more than 800 million people suffer from hunger.
Each year, 2.6 million children die as a result of hunger-related causes.
In the United States, 14.5 percent of households struggle to put food on the table.
More than one in four American children are at risk of hunger. More than one in five children live in households that struggle to put food on the table.
We can end hunger in our time. Everyone, including the government, must do their part.
More people escaped poverty during the 2000s than any other decade in history.
By making our voices heard in Congress, we help to ensure laws which are fair and compassionate towards people in need.
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