Poverty and Federal Aid Hearing

House Budget Committee Hears Testimony on
War on Poverty’s Achievements

Rep. James Clyburn On June 10, 2014, the House Budget Committee held a hearing, “A Progress Report on the War on Poverty: Reforming Federal Aid.”

At the hearing, Rep. James Clyburn and professionals engaged in anti-poverty work were given the opportunity to testify about the War on Poverty’s major accomplishments, unfinished business, and on the most effective way to improve core work and federal safety-net programs.

The panelists were:

Click here for Budget Chairman Paul Ryan’s Opening Statement.

Click here for Congressman Clyburn’s testimony.

Click here for the hearing testimonies.