Noon Wednesday: How 2020 Income and Poverty Shape Policy
By Marisa Wojcik | Here & Now
September 29, 2021
A U.S. Census report on income and poverty in 2020 is informing how temporary pandemic policies and programs are included in the $3.5 trillion federal infrastructure bill promoted by Democrats. Tamarine Cornelius, a research analyst at Kids Forward, explains the numbers and how they're being considered in future political agendas.