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CHILDREN WERE VICTIMS OF ABUSE OR NEGLECT
WERE IN FOSTER CARE AT LEAST PART OF THE YEAR
Source: FY 2015 Childrens’ Bureau Statistics
There are hundreds of thousands of children for whom the state is often their only parent. And it is, has been, and continues to be a very negligent parent.