Posts Tagged Poverty
Budget officials in Washington are considering an accounting tweak that could harm people who live in poverty. Michael Pope reports.
School divisions with students who live in poverty are about to get some extra funding. Michael Pope is breaking down the numbers.
Unemployment in Virginia has been going down steadily since it peaked during the recession. But, poverty is going up. Michael Pope reports.
For 50 years, Virginia’s Legal Aid Justice Center has been working to assure that poor people get a fair shake under the law. Now, the organization says it’s launching a new program to identify the biggest problems with this state’s legal system. Sandy Hausman has details.