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Legislature should support early childhood education, health care

E. Liane Hernandez (2015-2016 Fellow) and Erin Lyons. This piece was first published in the Arizona Daily Star "As the Arizona state Legislature begins establishing funding priorities to build a prosperous community, a solution exists that is…
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Community leaders take next steps to combat poverty

Patti Caldwell-2013-2014 Fellow. This piece was originally published by The Arizona Daily Star. “Inform. Engage. Act. This is the process by which communities across the nation have effectively addressed issues for generations ...”
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Forum, moderated by NPR’s Neal Conan, to address poverty in Tucson

Patti Caldwell-2013-2014 Fellow. This piece was originally published by The Arizona Daily Star. “Tucson needs to find solutions to its most dire, complex problem: poverty. Doing so is the objective of a community forum, ‘Poverty: The…
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In the war on poverty, don’t forget refugees

Jill Koyama-2013-2014 Fellow. This piece was originally published by The Huffington Post. “It is 4:30 a.m. on a snowy Tuesday in December in upstate New York. Bishnu slides into the back seat of an '83 Toyota…
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Welfare of children must be 2014 priority

Daisy M. Jenkins-2013-2014 Fellow. This piece was originally published by The Root. “In a recent conversation about declining student performance, a frustrated and passionate elementary school teacher broke into tears as she told me …”
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