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Child poverty: Is government the problem or the solution?


Most societies share some national and or cultural values amongst their populations. In order to deepen our understanding of the affects of socio-economic status on children, let’s explore some current political perspectives and opposing agendas on child poverty within the U.S. 1,046 more words

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State colleges and universities have hiring freeze after budget cuts miscalculation

HARTFORD–There’s been a lot of controversy ever since Gov. Dan Malloy released his budget, and even more so after it was announced that he had miscalculated the necessary budget cuts. 287 more words

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Mayors meet to discuss proposed Illinois budget cuts to cities

DIXON, Ill. (KWQC) – Cities in Illinois may lose millions in tax revenue. Governor Rauner wants to cut in half the income tax money the state shares with local governments. 450 more words

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NLIHC invites PHAs to sign letter supporting housing funding

The National Low-Income Housing Coalition (NLIHC) is urging national, state, and local housing organizations to sign a letter supporting funding for the House… 243 more words

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Budget Of Genocide

‘Budget of genocide’? Ukraine makes amendments to meet IMF demands

In the Ukraine Parliament, a female member states, “This is a budget of genocide. You are halving pensions. 753 more words

Parents testify on education budget cuts

HARTFORD–On Tuesday evening a hearing was held at the Legislative Office Building regarding the education part of Gov. Malloy’s budget.

At least 15 parents of children who attend charter schools turned out to testify on how the budget cuts would impact their kids’ education. 22 more words

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Council Cuts: Why are the poorest areas facing biggest cuts?

Whilst mindlessly scrolling through Facebook, ignoring all the passive aggressive eCards, pictures of food and Britain First propaganda, I came across an article that caught my attention. 548 more words

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