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NewsOctober 9, 2017

LBJ School and Federal Reserve convene workforce, economic experts at national conference

The LBJ School of Public Affairs and the Federal Reserve, featuring all 12 of the Federal Reserve System's regional banks and the Board of Governors, convened the Investing in America's Workforce national conference to generate conversation about how to leverage community resources, policy and social investments to build connections between businesses and workers.

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NewsJune 26, 2017

LBJ Student Policy Research Project supports collaboration among area service providers in addressing poverty

A 2016-17 Policy Research Project led by the LBJ School’s Chris King focused on 2-Gen strategies in Central Texas to streamline and coordinate the services provided to families to help them improve their economic situation.

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Media MentionApril 28, 2017

A path out of poverty: career training + quality Head Start

What makes a high-quality learning program effective not just for the child but the whole family? The LBJ School's Chris King may have the answer. 

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Media MentionMarch 30, 2016

VIDEO: "Connecting Low-Income Individuals with Jobs"

House Human Resources Subcommittee Chairman Vern Buchanan (R-FL) announced today that the Subcommittee will hold a hearing entitled “Getting Incentives Right: Connecting Low-Income Individuals with Jobs” on Tuesday, March 1st at 10:00 AM in room 1100 of the Longworth House Office Building. At the hearing, members will explore opportunities to reform our welfare system to better meet the needs of job seekers and job creators, grow our economy, and move more American families forward.

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Media MentionApril 23, 2014

In Tulsa, Combining Preschool With Help For Parents

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Media MentionJune 17, 2013

RMC Center Leads Summer Melt Program in Central Texas

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Media MentionMarch 30, 2013

Workforce Potential Project maps out plan to lift 30,000 low-wage workers

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Media MentionFebruary 28, 2013

Dr. King Presents Chapter Findings in Washington

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NewsFebruary 8, 2013

83rd Texas State Legislature faculty experts guide

The 83rd Texas State Legislature is in full swing and while the state budget, education finance and redistricting are set to be the most pressing issues that the legislature will tackle, myriad of other issues are likely to come before the session. Faculty experts from the LBJ School of Public Affairs are available to discuss policy and political issues from a variety of perspectives.

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Media MentionOctober 16, 2012

Chris King is Issued a Grant for the Two-Generation Anthology

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