TITLE

Jobs for Adults: Best Way to End Childhood Poverty

PUB. DATE
March 2013
SOURCE
State Journal (WV);3/22/2013, Vol. 29 Issue 12, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the investment and job creation for solving the issues related to childhood poverty in West Virginia.
ACCESSION #
86441346

 

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