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OPINION | Donald Trump tries to whoo voters with flawed economic policy speech.
Republican rhetoric on poverty hearkens back to Thomas Malthus.
The bill creates a three-state block grant pilot program for school meal assistance.
The platform launch is the first step in Speaker Paul Ryan’s “bold, pro-growth agenda."
Often in politics, the focus is rarely on solving this moral blight, but on tossing blame.
The Republican says president was right on noting past injustices.
Sixteen percent of the public is happy with how the government combats poverty, Gallup says.
Household incomes, however, now stand roughly 8 percent lower than they were in 2007.
Ryan said he wants to “change the focus” on initiatives to fight poverty.
Neither side appeared ready to budge from deeply held beliefs about how to help the poor.
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An online video series addressing the fight against poverty will launch Thursday.
In June the 2016 Social Progress Index was released. This Index provides a holistic view of what...
"It looks more like an agenda for creating poverty than reducing it."
The special guests, who will sit in the Speaker’s box, aren't celebrities or household names.
OPINION | Rather than attempting to fight against poverty, we should be encouraging growth.
The US has been insulated from the crisis, and its moral authority is needed.
Ryan said a "top-down, one-size-fits-all" approach is not working.
It's much easier to direct moral judgment to people who have been categorically written off.
OPINION | GOP is vulnerable to the charge that it doesn't care about struggling Americans.
Rep. Paul Ryan will meet with the Congressional Black Caucus this week.