Obama's 2014 Budget: Key Points to Know

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  • education, college financial aid
  • employment, jobs
  • jobs, hiring
  • tax cuts, stimulus package
  • taxes
  • minimum wage
  • gun violence, gun control
  • entrepreneur, small business
  • homeownership
  • Housing and Foreclosure
  • poverty, healthy eating
  • President Obama
  • Education Boost
  • A Helping Hand
  • education
  • children's health
  • college, universities, historically black colleges and universities
  •  Improve College Affordability and Value

Rebuilding Vulnerable Communities

The Promise Zones initiative takes on the task of revitalizing high-poverty communities around the country by shoring up private investment, increasing affordable housing, expanding educational opportunities and providing tax incentives for hiring workers in these communities. In addition, $35 million grants aim to combat crime and violence. (Photo: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)