Sep 7, 2016 ... The 1996 welfare-reform law was not perfect, but it unambiguously helped
reduce child poverty.
Jun 6, 2016 ... The child poverty rate fell in the years immediately following TANF's ... have
reduced poverty markedly and produced other important benefits, ...
Aug 25, 2016 ... When Bill Clinton signed welfare reform into law, the outrage from the ... “it will
hurt millions of poor children by the time it is fully implemented.
After that, they address a number of policies aimed at reducing child poverty ... is
primarily responsible for poverty reduction, about whether welfare reform has ...
Aug 1, 2006 ... The reform legislation had three goals: 1) to reduce welfare dependence and
increase employment; 2) to reduce child poverty; and 3) to reduce ...
Jun 12, 2003 ... The reform legislation had three primary goals: (1) reduce welfare dependence
and increase employment, (2) reduce child poverty, and (3) ...
Welfare Reform led to a Reduction in Child Poverty: False ... The welfare reform
legislation passed in 1996 did not lead to reduced child poverty. It is true that ...
Aug 4, 2014 ... Welfare Reform Increased Deep Poverty Among Children ... policy, the overall
percentage of children living in poverty decreased, but the share ...
Aug 23, 2011 ... Welfare reform, one of the hallmark events of the Clinton presidency, was ...
States around the country are slashing cash benefits, reducing time limits ... But
large shares were also used to fund state child welfare agencies, ...
Apr 24, 2016 ... 2 Scott Winship, “Welfare Reform Reduced Poverty and No One Can ... of dozens
of state welfare reform programs on welfare caseloads, child.