Now, the organization has updated the tool to better serve as a platform for collecting state-level information on efforts to reduce poverty and promote opportunity. The resource map now includes:
- New design of individual state pages: Updated layout to better navigate through data, policies, research and news.
- New state poverty data and statistics: A compilation of new data, including high school graduation, participation in Medicaid and SCHIP, and information on the state justice system. Each data point links to its source.
- New state policies: A listing of key education policies in addition to new state tax, asset-building and work support policies that help support low-income families; includes links to state or national organizations that track the issue.
- State government: Information regarding the state governor and legislature.
To view the resource map, please click here.