Federal Anti-Poverty Programs

Robert Rector talked about the $630 billion a year spent by the federal government on hundreds of anti-poverty programs. He discussed… read more

Robert Rector talked about the $630 billion a year spent by the federal government on hundreds of anti-poverty programs. He discussed which ones work and government oversight of the initiatives. Topics included how poverty is calculated and the rapid expansion of these social programs. He responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. close

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Federal Anti-Poverty Programs

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Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 20, 2011

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  • Aug 20, 2011 | 7:49am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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