A bipartisan group of lawmakers is hoping its anti-poverty legislation will become law this year as part of a broader push for a tax overhaul.
New legislation that will put billions of dollars in private investment to work in distressed communities throughout America
Sen. Tim Scott explains how the Investing in Opportunity Act will bring revitalize distressed communities
A diverse community of contributors who support this legislation and similar policies.
Bipartisan, Bicameral Legislators Offer Innovative Plan to Kickstart Revitalization of Economically Distressed Communities Across the Country
The country's most economically distressed areas would become more attractive for private investment under legislation introduced Wednesday by a bipartisan group in Congress and backed by the first president of Facebook.
Increasingly, America looks like two countries, with some places bounding ahead and others falling behind. The recession exacerbated long-running economic gaps. And now 50 million Americans live in "distressed ZIP codes" hampered by low investment and persistent unemployment.