The August Column highlights the Defeat Poverty DC Campaign, an effort of over 100 organizations and businesses and thousands of DC residents who care about poverty in DC and want want candidates to make poverty a reduction a priority. The column highlights the key issues that Defeat Poverty DC wants to be addressed: how to “Make Work Possible,” how to “Make Work Pay” and how to “Make Basic Needs Affordable” for DC residents.
Federal Tax Bill Will Increase Inequality in DC, But We Can Fight Back
By Kitty Richards • East of the River • February 10, 2018
DC Should Do More to Ensure Residents of Color Can Access Growing Prosperity
By Ed Lazere • Hill Rag • November 6, 2017
DC Added $8 Million to the Pockets of Low-Income Workers, Thanks to Tax Credit Expansion
By Claire Zippel • HillRag • October 4, 2017