Poverty

  Panel 2: "The Economy and Poverty: Addressing the Labor Market" MODERATOR: PANELISTS: Ezra Klein, Washington Post Eugene Steuerle, Urban Institute Harry Holzer, Georgetown University Sarita Gupta, Jobs with Justice...
07/11/2012
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  Panel 1: "What Have We Learned about Poverty in America in the past 50 years?" MODERATOR: PANELISTS: Bob Herbert, Demos Angela Blackwell, PolicyLink Peter Edelman, Georgetown University Kathryn Edin, Harvard University...
07/11/2012
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  Panel 3: "Poverty and the Austerity Debate" MODERATOR: PANELISTS: EJ Dionne, Washington Post Robert Bixby, Concord Coalition John Carr, US Conference of Bishops Robert Greenstein, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities...
07/11/2012
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Panel 4: "Work Supports and the Safety Net" MODERATOR: PANELISTS: Pam Fessler, NPR Ambassador Eric Bost, Former USDA Under Secretary for Food, Nutrition and Consumer Services Olivia Golden, Urban Institute David Jones, Community...
07/11/2012
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  Panel 5: "Education and Skills Development: Early Interventions, K-12 and Postsecondary Education" MODERATOR: PANELISTS: Kavitha Cardoza, WAMU, D.C. NPR Paul Osterman, MIT Jane Hannaway, American Institutes for Research...
07/11/2012
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  Fifty years ago, Michael Harrington's classic exposé The Other America shed light on widespread poverty in the United States and helped pave the way for reforms that have improved the lives of millions of Americans. But with millions of people still living below the poverty line...
07/11/2012
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NEW YORK – Fifty years ago, Michael Harrington's classic exposé The Other America blew open the reality of widespread poverty in the United States, and while it paved the way for policies that have improved the lives of millions of Americans, the problem persists today. Today, Demos and The...
07/10/2012
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