Video Forum: Poverty Can Be Directly Linked to Broken Families

Foundation Vice President Benita Dodd said the breakdown of African-American family unit is the major factor that contributes to poverty when she joined a group of panelists thios week in Atlanta to discuss how to achieve the American Dream.

The Texas Model for Prosperity

How the American Dream is Fueling Economic Growth By Bill Peacock  Back in the depths of the Great Recession, Texas became the target of liberal commentators across the nation, just as the Lone Star State was in the midst of creating more new jobs than the rest of the nation combined. The New York Times’ Paul Krugman led the chorus claiming, “the Texas miracle is a myth, and … offers no useful lessons on how to restore national full employment.” Of course, it wasn’t the new jobs they minded: it … Continue Reading →