Scott Winship is a senior fellow and the director of the Center on Opportunity and Social Mobility at the American Enterprise Institute.
It ignores the importance of economic factors and the benefits of welfare reform.
Policymakers should have prioritized an Operation Warp Speed addressed at preventing widespread learning losses that could damage a generation of children.
Given that we staved off much hardship with early relief spending, anti-poverty policy clearly has gone further than was necessary.
The latest from American Compass uses less than ideal data and overstates the increase in inequality, among other problems.