Listen to: Ending Poverty, Not Welfare: A Grassroots Congressional Briefing on TANF Reauthorization

The audio recording of this briefing on TANF reauthorization is now available. To access the audio file, click here to be directed to the website of the Institute for Women’s Policy Research.
This Briefing was Hosted by Women for Economic Justice (WEJ), a national network of grassroots, low-income women-led organizations working to end poverty under TANF reauthorization and to achieve economic justice for low-income women, their families, and communities:
Community Voices Heard (NY)
Georgia Citizens’ Coalition on Hunger
LIFETIME: Low-Income Families’ Empowerment through Education (CA)
9to5 National Association for Working Women (WI/CA/CO)
Ohio Empowerment Coalition / Contact Center
POWER: Parents Organizing for Welfare and Economic Rights (WA)
WEEL: Working for Equality and Economic Liberation (MT)
Sponsors included:
The Honorable Jim McDermott (D-WA)
The Honorable Barbara Lee (D-CA)
The Honorable Pete Stark (D-CA)
The Honorable Gwen Moore (D-WI)
The Honorable Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY)
American Association of University Women
Applied Research Center
Center for Community Change
Center for Law and Social Policy
Coalition on Human Needs
Insight Center for Community Economic Development
Institute for Women’s Policy Research
Legal Momentum
National Council for Negro Women

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