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pock·et·book is·sue

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  1. pocketbook issue, bread-and-butter issuenoun

    an issue whose settlement will affect financial resources


  1. pocketbook issue

    Pocketbook issue refers to an economic or financial concern that directly affects individuals or households. These issues often influence people's voting behavior in elections as they are related to personal finances, such as taxes, health care costs, social security, unemployment, cost of living, and wages. It is referred to as "pocketbook" because it directly impacts the content of one's pocketbook or personal budget.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pocketbook issue in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pocketbook issue in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of pocketbook issue in a Sentence

  1. Robert Blendon:

    Whoever gains anything politically out of this is going to have to talk about this (so that) it sounds like you understand, it really is a pocketbook issue.


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