Poverty and Federal Aid Programs

Witnesses testified on the effectiveness of federal aid programs in reducing poverty. In the first panel House Assistant Minority… read more

Witnesses testified on the effectiveness of federal aid programs in reducing poverty. In the first panel House Assistant Minority Leader James Clyburn (D-SC) told the committee that the federal government should target more resources to impoverished communities across the country. The second panel of social policy and poverty studies experts analyzed various assistance programs including Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP). They also addressed the minimum wage and ways to reduce disincentives for hiring. close

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Program ID:
319847-1
Category:
House Committee
Format:
House Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jun 10, 2014
Last Aired:
Jun 14, 2014

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  • Jun 10, 2014 | 10:00am EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Jun 10, 2014 | 10:01am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 10, 2014 | 8:23pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 10, 2014 | 11:00pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Jun 11, 2014 | 12:00am EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Jun 11, 2014 | 1:48am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 11, 2014 | 7:37am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 13, 2014 | 5:26pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 14, 2014 | 3:16am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 14, 2014 | 4:31pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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