In-Depth: The full interview with Isabel Sawhill

In-Depth: The full interview with Isabel Sawhill

Isabel Sawhill is an economist, a former Clinton administration budget official and a public-minded scholar with a long interest in poverty, inequality and the welfare of children and families. She is a senior fellow in Economic Studies at the Brookings Institution in...

The story behind the story

Reporter’s Notebook: I have been a reporter for 34 years and this was the hardest story I have ever written. It was hard because people didn’t want to talk to me. They didn’t want to give me “fodder for woman-blaming.” That statement, or a version of that...