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OPINION: ‘There are policy solutions that can end the war on childhood, and the discussion should start this campaign season’

President Lyndon B. Johnson introduced his “war on poverty” during his State of the Union speech on Jan. 8, 1964, citing the “national disgrace” that deserved a “national response.” This story also appeared in Brookings Institution Today, many of the poor children of the Johnson era are poor adults with children and grandchildren of their […]