Poverty and Needy Families

House Budget Committee Holds Hearing

Paul RyanOn July 9, 2014, the House Budget Committee held a hearing titled, “A Progress Report on the War on Poverty: Working with Families in Need.”

At this hearing, committee chairman Rep. Paul Ryan, (R-Wis.) and professionals engaged in anti-poverty work testified about the War on Poverty’s unfinished business and the most effective ways to ensure that hard working people earn enough to keep their families out of poverty.

Witnesses: