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www.nationalreview.com/article/439075/welfare-reform-successful-statistics-show

Aug 17, 2016 ... Two decades ago, on August 22, 1996, President Bill Clinton signed a landmark welfare-reform bill (the Personal Responsibility and Work ...

www.brookings.edu/articles/welfare-reform-success-or-failure-it-worked

The following article has been republished with the permission of APHSA. It has been 10 years since the welfare reform law was signed by President Clinton ...

thinkprogress.org/the-failure-of-welfare-reform-hits-new-records-a85ba7a4e830

Feb 21, 2014 ... The percentage of poor families with children, those meant to be the primary beneficiaries of the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families ...

www.heritage.org/welfare/report/the-continuing-good-news-about-welfare-reform

Although liberals predicted that welfare reform would push an additional 2.6 million persons into poverty, the U.S. Bureau of the Census reports there are 3.5  ...

www.heritage.org/welfare/report/welfare-reform-turns-ten-evidence-shows-reduced-dependence-poverty

By a variety of measures, the 1996 welfare reform succeeded.

www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2016/08/20-years-welfare-reform/496730

Aug 22, 2016 ... As recently as April of this year, former president Bill Clinton defended the welfare reform bill he signed into law on August 22, 1996—twenty ...

www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2016/04/the-end-of-welfare-as-we-know-it/476322

Apr 1, 2016 ... The End of Welfare as We Know It. America's once-robust safety net is no more. Bill Clinton signs welfare reform in 1996. J. Scott Applewhite / ...

journalistsresource.org/studies/economics/inequality/welfare-reform-impact-mortality-analysis

Jan 26, 2015 ... Before he was elected president in 1992, Bill Clinton ran on a platform of “ending welfare as we know it.” At the time, a New Deal-era program ...

waysandmeans.house.gov/data-show-welfare-reform-has-been-overwhelmingly-successful

Jul 17, 2012 ... Last week, the Obama Administration took action to dismantle the work requirement that was central to the success of the bipartisan 1996 ...

www.americanprogress.org/issues/poverty/reports/2013/02/07/52193/post-welfare-reform-trends-plus-deeper-spending-cuts-could-equal-disaster-for-the-nations-poor

Feb 7, 2013 ... Welfare reform, which was passed in 1996 and marks the creation of the .... A Bureau of Labor Statistics study found that the two biggest ...