Blog LIBRE

Posted by

Roughly 2.5 million undocumented young people live in the United States, and every year approximately 65,000 undocumented students graduate from high schools. Many were brought to the United States as…

Posted by

When we analyze the success of government welfare programs, it is important to take into account the societal costs of perpetuating a system of ineffective programs that trap those in need in an endle…

Posted by

The LIBRE Initiative recently reported that in September, the House of Representatives is likely to consider legislation to curb eligibility for Supplemental Nutrition Assistance (also called SNAP or…

Posted by

A recent trip to the local drug store to pick up a greeting card for a colleague turned into an Aha! moment for me. As I shuffled for the perfect card, I came upon a greeting specifically addressing t…

Posted by

Last week, the U.S.

Posted by

Obama Policies Growing the Gap Between Rich and Poor

President Obama often talks about the importance of narrowing the gap between the rich and the poor in America. In his most recent ‘pivot to the e…