Category Archives: News Post Summaries

News Posts, July 2, 2015

Here are news articles posted since the previous News and Action Summary: Fewer Than 1 in 4 Households Eligible for Housing Assistance Get It, But Congress Cuts Assistance Even More Senator Casey Pushes for Expansion of Summer Meals Program The … Continue reading

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News Posts, June 19, 2015

Here are news articles posted since the previous News and Action Summary: Nearly Half of Americans Would Struggle with Unexpected Expense of $400 Nearly Half of Black Women Have a Family Member in Prison 13 Million Dads Benefit from Low-Income … Continue reading

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News Posts, June 12, 2015

Here are news articles posted since the previous News and Action Summary: Number of Seniors Threatened by Hunger Has Doubled Since 2001, and It’s Going to Get Worse Shocker: 40% of Workers Now Have ‘Contingent’ Jobs, Says U.S. Government Bipartisan … Continue reading

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News Posts, June 5, 2015

Here are news articles posted since the previous News and Action Summary: Schools Report on How They Would Put Restored Funding to Use Big Energy & Money Savings in PA Affordable Housing New Report: 1 in 6 Low-Income Children Receive … Continue reading

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News Posts, May 29, 2015

Here are news articles posted since the previous News and Action Summary: Big Money Politics Distorts Public Education Policy Powerful Study Shows Why More State Dollars Are Needed For Schools

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News Posts, May 22, 2015

Here are news articles posted since the previous News and Action Summary: What Portion of Our Collective Wealth Are We Willing to Invest So That People Can Succeed? Reforming TANF – Proposals that Would Help (and Hurt) Recipients Nearly One … Continue reading

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News Posts, May 15, 2015

Here are news articles posted since the previous News and Action Summary: When a Paycheck Isn’t Enough 21 Million Moms Benefit from Low-Income Tax Credits Inequality and the Estate Tax: What You Need to Know A Primer on Property Tax … Continue reading

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News Posts, April 24, 2015

Here are news articles posted since the previous News and Action Summary: Giving the Local Economy a Boost: The Impact of Raising the Pennsylvania Minimum Wage to $10.10 Per Hour by County Death Penalty Opposition Intensifies PA School Funding Lawsuit … Continue reading

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News Posts, April 17, 2015

Here are news articles posted since the previous News and Action Summary: PA: Where are Your Federal Tax Dollars Going? The Political Roots of Racial Tracking in American Criminal Justice Changing Course in Pennsylvania: Analysis of Gov. Wolf’s Proposed 2015-16 … Continue reading

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News Posts, April 9, 2015

Here are news articles posted since the previous News and Action Summary: Study Finds Frackers Averaging 2.5 Violations a Day Five Things You Should Know About What is Happening with Public Education in PA State of School Funding Inequality in … Continue reading

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