Read this debate between two politicians and fill in the gaps with the correct words:
Jim: If I’m elected, my number one priority will be _____1______ poverty. A large portion of our country’s
population lives below the poverty _____2_______, and it’s a fact that young people from
_______3______ backgrounds are more likely to engage in criminal activity. My opponent, on the other
hand, wants to cut funding for the _____4_______ program and leave millions of people without help.