Congressman Paul Ryan Tackles Poverty Concerns

In past years, Wisconsin Congressman Paul Ryan has been criticized for proposing federal budgets that would cut funding for programs assisting the poor. Mr. Ryan is now proposing some new ideas about how to eradicate poverty. This article from The Economist -Second verse, different from the first – discusses Mr. Ryan’s proposal to offer Opportunity Grants to states that would bundle together overlapping federal assistance programs and pair people with a caseworker who could work through their individual problems.

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