Opportunities to Cut Child Poverty: Understanding the Data and Evidence

Join the American Academy of Political and Social Science and Spotlight, with support from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, on June 24 for a webinar that will discuss the American Rescue Plan and what years of rigorous research and analysis tell us about the various policies and investments that contribute to the goal of reducing child poverty.

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Spotlight on the States

State and local governments, community-based organizations and other non-profits play a significant role in implementing policies and programs to reduce poverty and promote opportunity.

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* Hover over a state to get a snapshot of poverty statistics in the state, then click or use the drop-down menu to access information and resources, news articles, and links to learn more about state efforts to reduce poverty.

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