This Week in Poverty: Kristof’s Swing and Miss | The Nation In a somewhat bizarre op-ed last Sunday, New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof acknowledged ... tax credits away from low- and moderate-income working families next year, and push working women and their families into poverty. 12/14/2012 - 3:08 am | View Link
The Nation: Prepare For A Possible 'Womancession' According to the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, 45 states and the District of Columbia are projecting shortfalls totaling $125 billion in fiscal year ... subsidize it when women are employed. Not to mention that most families rely on two incomes ... 03/8/2011 - 12:29 am | View Link
Progressive Coalition Warns Congress, Obama Against Deficit Commission "If Conrad wants to get serious about fiscal responsibility ... to America's families. Those supporting this circumvention of the normal process have stated openly the desire to avoid political accountability. Americans-seniors, women, working families ... 03/21/2010 - 6:12 pm | View Link
Tax-cut momentum waning WASHINGTON — The push to cut taxes - an annual rite for the Bush presidency ... as they also negotiate high-profile cuts in the growth of programs affecting poor families. "People are now more aware that we have a really serious deficit situation ... 11/28/2005 - 11:00 am | View Link
Critics Target GOP Tax Relief and Program Cuts In a speech to the Economic Club of Washington in Washington, D.C., Bush said he is open to a controversial push by House conservatives ... Assistance for Needy Families. Nearly 3 in 10 female-headed households live in poverty and women's median annual ... 10/27/2005 - 1:00 pm | View Link
FCS2287/FY1057: Should You Go Back to School? A Guide for ... Footnotes. 1. This document is FCS2287, one of a series of the Family Youth and Community Sciences Department, UF/IFAS Extension. Original publication date August 2008. 04/1/2015 - 6:55 pm | View Website
2015 Hunger Report | When Women Flourish, We Can End Hunger The Hunger Report is the Institute's largest annual analysis of the state of world hunger. The 2015 Hunger Report explains why ending discrimination against women and ... 04/1/2015 - 6:12 pm | View Website
Military Spouse Education Benefits and Financial Aid | UMUC Plus, UMUC offers undergraduate certificate programs that are eligible for MyCAA financial assistance. 03/31/2015 - 8:05 am | View Website
Joan Entmacher, Vice President for Family Economic ... Joan Entmacher is Vice President for Family Economic Security at the National Women's Law Center, where she leads a team working to improve policies important to the ... 03/30/2015 - 7:12 pm | View Website
Women, Infants and Children, Family Health Services, NJDOH New Jersey WIC Services provides supplemental nutritious foods to pregnant, breastfeeding and postpartum women, infants and children up to ... 03/29/2015 - 10:52 am | View Website
By Brianna Bailey, Business WriterThe former Dillard’s store at Plaza Mayor at the Crossroads has been empty for years, but the developers of the Hispanic mall hope the space can be revived as an incubator for dozens of small businesses.
Portions of the walls of the old department store space have been painted a vibrant shade of orange.
Jim McElwain was disappointed Monday, and Florida’s coach didn’t shy away blasting his new team’s effort. McElwain sang a totally different tune Wednesday. “We bounced back and had a heck of a practice today,” he said, smiling. …
The 12th-ranked Miami Hurricanes routed Bethune-Cookman 13-3 on Wednesday night and also got news that figures to make this weekend’s Atlantic Coast Conference series against Duke significantly easier. …
BY TIM WILLERT, Staff WriterOklahoma schools are producing only half the workers needed for high-skilled state jobs that require formal learning, a trend that could result in more than 500,000 such jobs going unfilled by Oklahomans by 2020, according to a new report.
Oklahoma’s Business Case for Education Reform was researched by two members of the Department of Education Reform at the University of Arkansas.