Third Convention Attendees - What Republicans and Democrats Need To Hear

10/07/2008 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Today 15,000 low-income families gathered in Los Angeles, Birmingham and Chicago to discuss and ratify a platform for working families and to kick off a campaign for a national dialogue on family policy.

I would love to see Republicans and Democrats running for office at all levels take a minute to listen to attendees talk about their personal experiences, misconceptions about poverty, and their views on the challenges faced by their communities.

Here's Anita's take...