Poverty and Working Families

Representatives from charitable organizations testified on the impact of state welfare and private philanthropic programs in reducing… read more

Representatives from charitable organizations testified on the impact of state welfare and private philanthropic programs in reducing poverty. They talked about the different forms of poverty, including generational and situational, and the challenges of breaking the cycle of poverty. One of the panelists detailed her own struggles trying to end her family’s cycle of dependency while working and raising three children with medical disabilities. 

This was the fourth in a series of House Budget Committee hearings on efforts to improve federal anti-poverty programs, with a focus on states partnering with private charities to help the poor. close

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Program ID:
320354-1
Category:
House Committee
Format:
House Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jul 9, 2014
Last Aired:
Jul 14, 2014

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  • Jul 09, 2014 | 10:02am EDT | C-SPAN.org
  • Jul 09, 2014 | 10:35am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 09, 2014 | 7:30pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
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  • Jul 10, 2014 | 2:02am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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  • Jul 11, 2014 | 4:52am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 14, 2014 | 3:11am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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