Areeba Haider is a research associate for the Poverty to Prosperity Program. Prior to joining American Progress, Haider interned with the Senate Subcommittee on Federal Spending Oversight and Emergency Management, where she worked on topics such as the National Flood Insurance Program and ethics waivers violations. Haider also worked on the Obama Foundation’s programs team, where she assisted with civic engagement programming and the inaugural Obama Foundation Summit. She graduated from the University of Michigan in 2018 with a bachelor’s degree from the Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy and a minor in writing.

By Areeba Haider
Building an Economy That Supports All Children Requires Raising the Minimum WageCenter for American ProgressFebruary 25, 2021
Raising the Minimum Wage Would Be Transformative for WomenCenter for American ProgressFebruary 23, 2021
The Basic Facts About Children in PovertyCenter for American ProgressJanuary 12, 2021
12 Million People Have Been Excluded From Emergency Increases in SNAP BenefitsCenter for American ProgressJuly 28, 2020
Congress Must Strengthen SNAP To Support Essential Workers During the Coronavirus CrisisCenter for American ProgressJune 11, 2020
Lawmakers Must Strengthen SNAP in Response to the Coronavirus PandemicCenter for American ProgressMarch 26, 2020
The Poverty Line Matters, But It Isn’t Capturing Everyone It ShouldCenter for American ProgressMarch 5, 2020
3 Ways HUD Is Using Regulatory Attacks to Dismantle Fair Housing ProtectionsCenter for American ProgressJanuary 30, 2020