Economics, Identity, and the Democratic Recession: Talking Points

Dylan Matthews: Child Poverty Report: Food, Housing, and Money, Not Work Requirements, Work Best: "The most important report on child poverty in years is finally out.... The result of pressure from California Democratic Representatives Barbara Lee and Lucille Roybal-Allard, the provision called for the National Academy of Sciences to convene a group of experts to produce 'a nonpartisan, evidence-based report that would provide its assessment of the most effective means for reducing child poverty by half in the next 10 years'.... A 'work-based package'.... A 'work-based and universal support package'.... A 'means-tested supports and work package'...