The AL.com article is linked below.
AL.com: Alabama Has the 15th Worst Poverty Rate, Per the Kaiser Family Foundation
"An estimated 22 percent of Alabama residents are living below the federal poverty line, representing roughly 1 million people, according to an analysis conducted by the Kaiser Family Foundation.
Across the United States, about 20 percent of residents -- one in five -- lives in poverty, putting Alabama's rate slightly above the national figure. Alabama ranks 15th in overall poverty.
All 10 southeastern states have poverty rates above the national figure."
---Alex Walsh, AL.com