Brief Ten Things Everyone Should Know about Welfare Reform
Alan Weil
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This primer on welfare reform draws primarily upon ANF research, including analysis of the National Survey of America's Families, the Welfare Rules Database, and site visit findings. The brief presents summary information on the welfare caseload, work and earnings, work support programs, poverty and child well-being, family structure, and population subgroups.
Research Areas Families Social safety net
Tags Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) Economic well-being State programs, budgets Family structure