poverty in the United States

Washington is finally talking about increasing the minimum wage. Such a move comes with costs, but the benefits are far greater.
March 3, 2014

If Rick Santorum wins the nomination, this could have at least one positive outcome: a general election campaign in which the candidates actually talk about poverty.
February 20, 2012

What are we doing to combat poverty in our country and make sure that we join the voices of the prophets who speak out against injustice? Often denominational churches work hard on these issues, but we do it within our particular silos and we may not effectively communicate our work.
February 9, 2012