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

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

People in this video

More People

Hosting Organization

More information about

Poverty and Working Families

1,733 Views
Program ID:
320354-1
Category:
House Committee
Format:
House Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jul 9, 2014
Last Aired:
Aug 28, 2014

Airing Details

  • 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
  • Jul 09, 2014 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 10, 2014 | 2:02am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 10, 2014 | 4:57am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 10, 2014 | 11:17pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 11, 2014 | 4:52am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 14, 2014 | 3:11am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 26, 2014 | 9:17pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 26, 2014 | 11:34pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 26, 2014 | 11:49pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 27, 2014 | 1:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 27, 2014 | 3:18am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 27, 2014 | 4:23am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 27, 2014 | 4:42am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 27, 2014 | 8:57am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 27, 2014 | 2:58pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 27, 2014 | 6:19pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 27, 2014 | 9:15pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Aug 27, 2014 | 9:23pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 28, 2014 | 2:27am EDT | C-SPAN 1
Purchase a DVD or Download

Poverty and Working Families

  • DVD
    Length:
    01:53:54
    Price:
    $29.95
    Add to Cart
  • MP4 video - Standard
    Length:
    01:53:54
    Price:
    $4.99
    Add to Cart
  • MP4 video - Low
    Length:
    01:53:54
    Price:
    $3.99
    Add to Cart
  • MP3 audio
    Length:
    01:53:54
    Price:
    $0.99
    Add to Cart

Clips from This Video

View all clips from this video