Jan 8, 2014 January 8, 2014, marks fifty years since President Lyndon B. Johnson declared war on poverty in America.
Jan 8, 2014 The 50th anniversary of President Lyndon B. Johnson's declaration of the War on Poverty.
Jan 7, 2014 Three quarters of the world's poor live in middle-income countries.
Nov 1, 2013 As a temporary increase in food stamp benefits expires, families and businesses prepare to get by on less.
Nov 1, 2013 Starting today, the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, commonly referred to as food stamps , will see a cut of $5 billion. Under the cuts, a family four will receive $36 less in benefits every month.
Nov 1, 2013 A 2009 extension of the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, or SNAP, expires today.
Nov 1, 2013 Starting today, Americans will get less in foods stamp assistance. We talk to one of them.
Oct 30, 2013 The National Black Child Development Institute says the conversation around poverty and success in the African-American community needs to be shifted.
Oct 25, 2013 Just being poor can impair a person's cognitive functions.
Sep 23, 2013 As cities move from carpool lanes to toll lanes to ease highway congestion, one Atlanta group points to the uneven benefits of the plan.