House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis., center is joined by, from right, House Budget Committee Chairman Rep. Tom Price, R-Ga., Bernard Vaughan a local resident, Bishop Shirley Holloway, director of the House of Help City of Hope, House Agriculture Committee Chairman Rep. Mike Conaway, R-Texas, and Rep. Jackie Walorski, R-Ind., speaks in the Anacostia neighborhood of Washington, Tuesday, June 7, 2016, where he proposed an overhaul for the nation's poverty programs. The proposal would make changes to welfare, food and housing aid, among other programs, to increase work requirements, make the aid more efficient and allow states to make more decisions about how it is distributed. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
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