State of the Working Poor
The co-authors of the report, “The Unraveling Consensus? An analysis of the Effect of the New Congressional Agenda on the Working Poor,” announced its release and took questions from the media.
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Douglass Baird President Associated Day Care Services
- Robert Greenstein Founder and Executive Director Center on Budget and Policy Priorities
- Isabel V. Sawhill Senior Fellow Urban Institute, The
- Isaac Shapiro Senior Analyst Center for Budget and Policy Priorities
Income Trends Among the Wealthy
Participants briefed reporters on two new reports, one which examines recent income trends, especially among the…
Tax Cut Proposals
Participants examined President Clinton’s tax cut proposal and the congressional tax cut proposals. They…
Middle Class Tax Priorities
The Center on Budget and Policy Priorities sponsored a forum on proposals to offer tax cuts for middle class families…
Earned Income Tax Reform
Mr. Greenstein talked about proposed changes in the Earned Income Tax Credit and about tax-free retirement…