Root Causes of Food Insecurity

Dallas Fed Report Says Jobs in the Middle Declining in Texas
https://therivardreport.com/dallas-fed-report-says-jobs-in-the-middle-declining-in-texas/

Lack of affordable family housing in Brazos County affecting public school enrollment
http://www.kbtx.com/content/news/Lack-of-affordable-family-housing-affecting-public-school-enrollment-411824445.html

More Than Half of Americans Reportedly Have Less Than $1,000 to Their Name
http://www.magnifymoney.com/blog/news/deeper-credit-card-debt-regrets-holiday

Study: Poverty Should Be Measured by More Than Just Income
http://news.wabe.org/post/study-poverty-should-be-measured-more-just-income

“Women’s Work” Jobs Keep Millions of Women in Poverty, Report Finds
https://foodtank.com/news/2016/12/womens-work-jobs-keep-millions-of-women-in-poverty/

When paying the rent means going hungry
http://theweeklychallenger.com/when-paying-the-rent-means-going-hungry/

Black children and teens exposed to more fast food ads than white youth, says CDC
http://www.foxnews.com/food-drink/2016/12/20/black-children-and-teens-exposed-to-many-more-fast-food-ads-than-white-youth-says-cdc.html

Severe Inequality Is Incompatible with the American Dream
https://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2016/12/equality-of-opportunity/510227/

Charity Can’t Replace the Safety Net. This New Study Is a Reminder Why.
http://www.slate.com/blogs/moneybox/2016/12/05/study_shows_charitable_giving_fell_during_the_great_recession.html?wpsrc=sh_all_dt_fb_top

The new low-wage reality for older Americans
http://www.cbsnews.com/news/the-new-low-wage-reality-for-older-americans/

For some low-income workers, retirement is only a dream
http://www.usatoday.com/story/money/personalfinance/2016/10/25/low-income-workers-retirement/92674140/

Five Things to Know About the Most Recent Census Income Report
http://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/five-things-know-about-most-recent-census-income-report-180960462/#oMGO1P7fsUQtl6P3.01