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Nearly 40 percent of the Bay Area's new Opportunity Zones already receive high levels of investment.
Urban Institute analysis finds that 7.9 million SNAP participants would be subject to proposed work requirements.
Place-based impact investing is gaining momentum in foundations across the country.
The Inclusive Recovery project ranked 274 of the most-populous US cities by overall, economic, and racial inclusion.
The evidence suggests that asset limits are detrimental to the financial security of low-income Americans.
There is bipartisan agreement that TANF could better support low-income children and their parents.
Research shows the size and nuances of disparities in financial well-being among Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders.
Only 1.4 million families with children receive support from TANF, though 8 million families with children live in poverty.
Last month, Immigration and Customs Enforcement arrested 97 immigrants at a meat processing plant in Bean Station, TN.

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