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- Obama administration names 2nd group of 'Promise Zones' Updated: Apr-28-15 5:19 pm
WASHINGTON - The Obama administration on Tuesday announced its second round of "Promise Zones," singling out eight economically struggling communities for special government attention as they work together to reduce poverty and crime, increase economic and educational opportunities and attract private investment.
- HUD secretary announces 8 new Promise Zone designations Updated: Apr-28-15 4:44 pm
ST. LOUIS - Six metropolitan areas, one rural region and one tribal community have been designated as Promise Zones under an Obama administration program that seeks to revitalize high-poverty communities.