Pamela Loprest and Sheila Zedlewski: Welfare reform must fix safety net

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Pamela Loprest and Sheila Zedlewski: Welfare reform must fix safety net

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In this commentary for The Providence Journal, Sheila Zedlewski, director of the Urban Institute's Income and Benefits Policy Center, and Pamela Loprest, a principal research associate, look at how low-income families have fared since the 1996 welfare reform and what needs to be done to keep them from falling through the safety net.

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