Poverty and Inequality

Issue

Poverty and Inequality

Today, the U.S. spends 16 times as much on welfare as it spent in the 1960s yet the federal poverty rate remains nearly unchanged.

Event

Dec 5

9:00am - 12:30pm

2019 Antipoverty Forum

Washington, DC Live Streamed

HERITAGE EXPLAINS

How to Fight the War on Poverty

When President Lyndon Johnson launched his War on Poverty in the 1960s, he pledged to eliminate poverty in America. But more

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