Jan 27, 2014 We expect the President to ask companies to pledge to hire the unemployed. But some hiring managers see a potential risk in hiring someone who's been out of work for a long time.
Aug 18, 2014 More than 100 college presidents will meet with President Obama to discuss ways to help low-income minority students graduate.
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.
Dec 5, 2013 Fast food workers across America are striking today, asking for $15 an hour. Their employers may not be sympathetic to their cause, but they have a friend in the White House.
Dec 4, 2013 President Obama wants to raise the minimum wage. Good idea?
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.