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On today’s edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the Fed’s decision not to raise rates this week, then Lyndsey Layton from the Washington Post talks about the rising number of homeless students in the US and finally Angela Rachidi from AEI discusses why poverty policy needs to be a central issue in the 2016 campaign.

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