Jan 11, 2016 ... The reason that poverty fell over time but the child poverty rate did not is well-
understood, though welfare reform's detractors often fail to note it.
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 6, 2016 ... The child poverty rate fell in the years immediately following TANF's ... have
reduced poverty markedly and produced other important benefits, ...
Sep 7, 2016 ... The 1996 welfare-reform law was not perfect, but it unambiguously helped
reduce child poverty.
The welfare reform legislation passed in 1996 did not lead to reduced child
poverty. It is true that during the period after the passage of welfare reform (1996
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.
Sep 1, 2016 ... However, I do believe that welfare reform actually reduced child poverty. This
case is poorly understood by the critics of reform, who tend to ...
Jun 1, 2016 ... President Bill Clinton signs the welfare reform bill in Washington on Aug. ...
During 2014, for every 100 poor families with children in Arizona, just 8 ...
lawmakers lowered the maximum amount of time Arizonans could receive ...
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.