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A new report found that 8.3 million low-income households paid more than half their monthly income on rent or lived in severely substandard housing in 2015.
We should do more to shed light on what empowers hatred, the structures that perpetuate division, and the consequences of fear and intimidation.
In a $4.3 billion deal announced last week, two of the country’s largest landlords of single-family rentals agreed to merge.
Undocumented immigrants account for 47 percent of the country's farmworkers, and play a key role in maintaining food prices.
Discussions on criminal justice reform include varied messages about what really improves outcomes for communities.
OMB director Mick Mulvaney estimated that 3 percent growth could add $3 trillion in federal revenue. But can our economy grow that fast?
With the recent termination of myRA, state retirement initiatives may now offer the best hope to boost retirement savings.
In Washington, DC, 71 percent of returning citizens who entered community supervision in 2015 reported being unemployed.
The Department of Justice announced it will investigate a complaint that Harvard’s admissions process discriminates against Asian Americans.
Housing discrimination faced by transgender people and same-sex couples can affect where they live and the resources available to them.

The Future of Federal Antipoverty Programs

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The Future of Federal Antipoverty Programs

How will transformative policy changes affect millions of American families?

Structural Racism in America

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Structural Racism in America

Public policies, institutional practices, and cultural narratives perpetuate our country's racial inequalities. 

How Can We Reduce Poverty and Increase Opportunity?

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How Can We Reduce Poverty and Increase Opportunity?

More than 48 million Americans, including one in six children, live in poverty. How can we do better?

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