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    Conservatives' Approach to Poverty in U.S.

    Robert Woodson talked about conservatives' approach to reducing poverty in the U.S., including efforts by House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) to prioritize the issue.

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    Kemp Forum, Panel 4, Conclusions

    Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski moderated a discussion about fighting poverty and expanding opportunity in America. Among the participants were the Kemp Forum’s moderators,…

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    Kemp Forum, Panel 1, Presidential Candidates Bush, Carson and Christie

    Former Governor Jeb Bush (FL), Governor Chris Christie (NJ), and Ben Carson, candidates for the Republican 2016 presidential nomination, talked about fighting poverty and expanding…

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    Kemp Forum, Panel 3, Presidential Candidates Kasich and Rubio

    Ohio Governor John Kasich and Florida Senator Marco Rubio, candidates for the Republican 2016 presidential nomination, talked about fighting poverty and expanding opportunity in…

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    Kemp Forum, Panel 2, Presidential Candidate Huckabee

    Former Governor Mike Huckabee (R-AR), a candidate for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination, talked about fighting poverty and expanding opportunity. House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI)…

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    Meet the Press with Daniel Moynihan

    Assistant Secretary of Labor Daniel P. Moynihan talked about the details of his 1965 report, “The Negro Family: The Case for National Action,” in which he examined the causes of…

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    Attorney General Lynch on Incarceration and Poverty

    Attorney General Loretta Lynch spoke about criminal justice system practices that contribute to the cycle of poverty and create significant barriers to reentry. "A Cycle of…

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    Combating World Hunger

    Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair was among the panelists at a discussion on ending world hunger hosted by the Newseum for the opening of their exhibit “40 Chances: Finding…

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    Capitalism, Poverty and Pope Francis

    Panelists talked about Pope Francis' views of capitalism and its effect on inequality and poverty around the globe. Catholic scholars considered the pope’s lessons and statements…

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    After Words with Kathryn Edin

    Kathryn Edin talked about her book, $2.00 a Day: Living on Almost Nothing in America, about her recent findings on poverty in the United States. In her book, Professor Edin profiles…

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    Book Discussion on Clay Water Brick

    Jessica Jackley talked about her book, Clay Water Brick: Finding Inspiration from Entrepreneurs Who Do the Most with the Least, about the impact entrepreneurs living in many of the…

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    Poverty and Rebuilding Communities

    Community activists and journalists talked about the challenges of poverty, gang violence, and drug addiction in low-income communities. Among the panelists were NFL Hall of Famer…

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    Community Development Efforts

    Civic and policy leaders talked about community development efforts in distressed neighborhoods experiencing poverty, unemployment, foreclosures, and racial divides. The panelists…

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    Progressive Agenda to Combat Income Inequality

    New York City Mayor Bill De Blasio (D) held a news conference outside of the U.S. Capitol with labor leaders, Democratic lawmakers, and liberal activists to unveil his 13-point…

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    President Obama Remarks on Poverty

    President Obama participated in a panel discussion on poverty. Panelists also included Harvard University Professor Robert Putnam and American Enterprise Institute President Arthur…

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    Inner-City Poverty

    Robert Woodson talked about his views on ways to relieve inner-city poverty, which included resident participation in neighborhood development.

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    Inner-City Poverty

    Ross Eisenbrey and Michael Tanner talked about the role of government in combating inner-city poverty in communities such as Baltimore and Detroit. Topics included the minimum wage,…

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    Combating Extreme Poverty

    Jim Yong Kim outlined World Bank initiatives to fight poverty, and ways the international community could work more effectively with the United Nations to end poverty. He reiterated…

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    Book Discussion on The Age of Sustainable Development

    Jeffrey Sachs talked about his book The Age of Sustainable Development, in which he presents a sustainable development plan to counter global issues, such as poverty, political corruption,…

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    Book Discussion on The Hero's Fight

    Patricia Fernandez-Kelly talked about her book The Hero’s Fight: African Americans in West Baltimore and the Shadow of the State, in which she looks at the way the urban poor in…

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