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Study: Lifting Children Out of Poverty Losing Momentum

A new study found progress made to reduce child poverty over the past 25 years in the U.S. is at risk of stalling or being reversed. The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, a health philanthropy organization, has released a study showing child poverty is on the rise after falling by 59% between 1993 and 2019.

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Nationwide Rail Strike Appears Averted; Dispute Centers on Work-Life Balance for Train Crews

Businesses and consumers are breathing a sigh of relief that a nationwide freight rail strike appears to have been avoided. SBN News Director Steve Lubetkin discussed the rail dispute with Peter Swan, Ph.D., associate professor of logistics and operations management, at Penn State University’s Harrisburg campus.