single-parents Archives

The Matthew Effect: How Pell Grants Have Failed to Help Low-Income College Students

May 13, 2018

Why graduation rates lag for low-income college students Nathan Favero, American University School of Public Affairs As college students nationwide prepare for graduation, a new analysis has shown that just under half of all those who receive Pell Grants –…

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Texas Governor Signs HB 3859 Bill, Allowing Religious Groups to Discriminate Against Foster Kids

June 16, 2017

What Is HB 3859? The text of HB 3859 reads as a bill to protect the religious rights of faith-based organizations and providers; however, many critics believe the bill will be used to discriminate against LGBT individuals, interfaith couples, single…

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