No - a poor person is not a protected class of individuals under the US Constitution or any state constitutions (as far as I know). Discrimination on this grounds need only pass a very low standard - and one that the state could easily pass.
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I try to will post under state law so you get more responses as this is not really a Social Security question.
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While this may not be a question for the social security disability forum - perhaps the underlying reason for your lack of income is? Are you not working because you are disabled? If so, you may want to discuss your case with a social security disability attorney.
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