Section 8 vouchers help the poor — but only if housing is available

Source: Laura Sullivan and Meg Anderson - NPR (Paid Registration)

So far the program has not always lived up to that promise, especially when it comes to women with children. Among voucher holders, a 2016 government study found fewer than 13 percent of female-headed households with children were able to move to areas with higher opportunity.

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