Federal Advocacy Efforts
What else does CAAP advocate for?
If you would like more information about CAAP's advocacy, call 717-233-1075 or email Dan.
National Advocacy Glossary
Click on the link above to read about the two slightly different versions of the federal poverty measure: poverty thresholds and poverty guidelines.
Poverty Rates by County Interactive US Map
Senate Resolution 62 directed the Legislative Budget and Finance Committee to consider the effect of major federal and state programs in assisting low income families to achieve self-sufficiency and reduce the number of families living in poverty.
Click here to read about how the United State's safety net programs work.
Child Poverty Rates By State Interactive US Map by the Economic Research Service