Families and Anti-Poverty Efforts

Panelists talked about the impact of decreasing federal, state, and local budgets on government programs for low-income people, and the… read more

Panelists talked about the impact of decreasing federal, state, and local budgets on government programs for low-income people, and the role families can play in ending inter-generational poverty. They also talked about new ideas for programs targeted at poor and low-income families that allow the families to control and tailor their own assistance programs. They responded to questions from the audience. close

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  • Cramer, Reid Director New America Foundation->Asset Building Program
  • Greenberg, Mark H. Deputy Assistant Secretary Department of Health and Human Services->Policy
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Families and Anti-Poverty Efforts

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298138-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 22, 2011
Last Aired:
Feb 23, 2011

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  • Feb 22, 2011 | 6:22pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 23, 2011 | 8:46am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 23, 2011 | 12:20pm EST | C-SPAN 3
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