Challenges of Poverty

Activists and analysts participated in a panel discussion on new policies and programs for combating poverty amidst a deepening… read more

Activists and analysts participated in a panel discussion on new policies and programs for combating poverty amidst a deepening recession. Among the topics they addressed were the need for bipartisanship, the effect of the recession on single parent families, the number of children living in poverty, and the need for new structure and more flexibility of the workplace. The panelists responded to audience members' questions.

This program of the New America Foundation was called “Poverty’s New Challenges, New Alliances, and New Ideas.” close

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Program ID:
285073-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 3, 2009
Last Aired:
Apr 7, 2009

Airing Details

  • Apr 03, 2009 | 7:32pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 04, 2009 | 2:51am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 06, 2009 | 10:33am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 06, 2009 | 4:53pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 07, 2009 | 2:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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