Tag Archives: low income persons

Act Now to Protect Vulnerable Persons in a Deficit Reduction Deal

From the Coalition on Human Needs (http://www.chn.org):   Deficit reduction deals should take cuts to programs for low- and moderate-income people off the table.  President Obama is scheduled to meet with Senate leaders today (June 28) to move a deal … Continue reading

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Urge Congress to Stand Up for Low-Income Americans in the Budget Debate

From Half in Ten (http://halfinten.org/):   Take Action to stand up for low income Americans in the budget debate at http://www2.americanprogress.org/p/dia/action/public/?action_KEY=114.   2011 presents us with new challenges to reduce poverty and ensure opportunity for all. Cuts have already been … Continue reading

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Poverty Simulation Video Course Available

From the Community Action Association of Pennsylvania (http://www.thecaap.org):   The Poverty Simulation Advocacy & Outcomes video course is an overview on how to use the Poverty Simulation as an effective tool for advocacy within your community.   The Poverty Simulation … Continue reading

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The Recession Generation: New Report from the Coalition on Human Needs

From the Coalition on Human Needs (http://www.chn.org):   The Center on Human Needs recently released a new report called The Recession Generation: Preventing Long-Term Damage from Child Poverty and Young Adult Joblessness.   Without immediate action, there is growing evidence … Continue reading

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