Thank you, President Obama.

On the final night of the Obama administration, there seems to be a lack of oxygen in the air- I certainly know I’m holding my breath. And I probably won’t let it go for another four years. Between my classes today, I’ve spent an inordinate amount of time looking through the Obama family photo albums…

A Growing Divide

I took a class called¬†Economics of Gender, Family, and Work¬†this semester which had a large impact on my view of federal policy and the policy making process. My understanding of welfare policy has never been so clear, and what I really learned is that the system we’ve instated to help the poor instead actively works…