Welfare Waivers Give States a Choice

Brief

Welfare Waivers Give States a Choice

September 25, 2012

Abstract

The Department of Health and Human Services' waiver policy allows states to rigorously test new welfare-to-work pathways. That's good news for the bipartisan goal of work. Learning from state innovation is just what the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families program needs, Institute fellow Olivia Golden explains in a commentary for The Hill.

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