A homeless man holds a sign as he panhandles for spare change on September 16, 2010 in San Francisco, California. AFP
An auction sign is displayed on a house in Rochester Hills, Mich. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio, file)
(AURN) -- Recent Census numbers show a mixed bag when it comes to Americans and poverty. With the Presidential election months away, Democrats are using the recent numbers to push President Obama's policies.