Budget Matters Blog

Category: Social Insurance, Earned Benefits, & Safety Net


New Poverty Data Out: What's the Impact on Women?

The U.S. Census Bureau released a report showing a significant decrease in U.S. economic security, tied to a rise in unemployment, between 2008 and 2009. The report highlights trends in median income, poverty and health insurance coverage during this time frame.NPP's Income Security and Labor provide a powerful context for ...