Childhood poverty numbers paint stark picture
A new study finds the US has the second-highest rate of child poverty out of 35 developed countries. Nearly a quarter of US kids live in poverty. Meanwhile Romney’s wealthy supporters are expected to pump nearly a billion dollars into the presidential campaign. Will Romney be willing to fight against poverty, or continue policies that favor the wealthy? MSNBC Political Analyst Richard Wolffe and Alicia Mendez of HuffPost Live talk with Rev. Al Sharpton.