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In this Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018 photo, United Way's Christopher Mackey, left, role plays a police officer as he detains Erika Willis, middle, the executive director of Tumbleweed, and Steve Restad, a volunteer, for a simulated drug deal during the poverty simulation at United Way of Yellowstone County, Mont. Pretend money, families and events all played a role in a United Way of Yellowstone County simulation designed to offer insights into the lives of Americans struggling to get by. (Bethany Baker/The Billings Gazette via AP)

In this Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018 photo, United Way's Christopher Mackey, left, role plays a police officer as he detains Erika Willis, middle, the executive director of Tumbleweed, and Steve Restad, a volunteer, for a simulated drug deal during the poverty simulation at United Way of Yellowstone County, Mont. Pretend money, families and events all played a role in a United Way of Yellowstone County simulation designed to offer insights into the lives of Americans struggling to get by. (Bethany Baker/The Billings Gazette via AP)

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