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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 ...

www.heritage.org/welfare/report/did-welfare-reform-increase-extreme-poverty-the-united-states

Two decades ago, on August 22, 1996, President Bill Clinton signed the Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Act, popularly known as welfare reform, ...

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

At the time of its enactment, liberal groups passionately denounced the welfare reform legislation, predicting that it would result in substantial increases in ...

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/2016/04/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 / ...

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.manhattan-institute.org/download/9001/article.pdf

welfare reform was bad for the poor, although this effect was initially hidden by the ... the well-being of low-income families, official poverty statistics count only.

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 ...