Addressing America's Poverty Crisis: Building Worker Skills
Providing Disadvantaged Workers with Skills to Succeed in the Labor Market
This paper for the Hamilton Project argues that Congress should increase funding for the Workforce Investment Act Adult program.
Day two of the Hamilton Project’s anti-poverty summit, Addressing America’s Poverty Crisis, focused on policy proposals to improve safety net and work support. The first panel of the day discussed expansions to the Earned Income Tax Credit, reforms to the Child and Dependent care tax credit, and the...