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Household Reports of Energy Assistance Receipt Increased 48 Percent During Recession: Proposed Cuts Threaten Vulnerable Families

Description
Discusses how proposed cuts to the federal Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) would impact families, particularly those in rural areas and in harsh winter climates.
Author(s)
Jessica A. Bean
Date
2011
Type
Document
Organization
Carsey School of Public Policy
Tagged as
Income support and assistance · Policy · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data