This Week in Poverty: TANF is broken

Greg Kaufmann – The Nation.
January 06, 2012

In the weekly blog, This Week In Poverty, the author listed recent Children’s HealthWatch research about the effect of housing insecurity on children’s health as one of the five things learned about poverty in 2011. Children’s HealthWatch policy brief is quoted: “Investments in affordable and subsidized housing would not only reduce housing and food insecurity but would improve the health and potential for school success of our nation’s young children.”

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