Congress should elevate those trapped in the gap – support ELEVATE Act

By Rep. Danny Davis (D-ILL.)

Center for Law and Social Policy’s (CLASP) Executive Director Olivia Golden said, “CLASP is proud to support the ELEVATE Act because it attempts to do just that, elevate people out of poverty and onto a sustainable economic path. We know all too well the barriers and discrimination that people face in the workforce, many caused by lack of work supports, access to training, or child care. By funding subsidized employment, the ELEVATE Act helps remove those barriers so those who need jobs the most can get meaningful employment.”

Read the full article by The Hill here.