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The Impact of Incarceration on Father Absence

Incarceration makes a significant contribution to father absence. Indeed, it is a cause of father absence. Nearly 2 million children have a parent in jail or prison. More than 9 in 10 parents in prison are fathers (93%). As described in one of the new sections in National Fatherhood Initiative’s Father

Dads Hold Key to Reducing Child Poverty

  This post originally appeared on The Huffington Post. The presence of married fathers in children's lives remains the most vital factor in reducing child poverty. Here's why.   The U.S. Census Bureau just released its report on income and poverty for 2014. The good news or bad news, depending on your perspective, is the overall