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.
Time to Fully Fund Birth to Three
By Marlana Wallace • Hill Rag • September 4, 2018
22 Years After Federal Changes to Welfare, DC Stands Out as a Rare Success for Families
By Kate Coventry and Simone Holzer • The DC Line • August 22, 2018
DC Voters Want One Fair Wage and DC Council Should Too.
By Brittany Alston • Hill Rag • August 16, 2018