Tag Archives: Welfare Reform

The American Mind: Video: Charles Kesler Interviewing Chris DeMuth: Talking About What Became Welfare Reform

. This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger What they are essentially talking about is what became known as the Welfare Reform Act of 1996 that was a bipartisan bill in Congress between Democrats and Republicans … Continue reading

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Richard Nixon Foundation: Video: President Nixon Unveils Family Assistance Program in 1969

What President Nixon is talking about here in 1969 became what is now known as Welfare to Work. The bipartisan law that Congress passed in 1996 that was signed by President Bill Clinton. The old Welfare system was based on … Continue reading

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Slate: Opinion: Reihan Salam: NYC Mayor De Blasio’s Welfare Mistake

SlateSource: (via De Blasio and welfare: The New York City mayor’s terrible plan to reduce work requirements for recipients of public assistance.) I guess the Socialist has arrived in New York City to be their mayor in Bill De Blasio. In … Continue reading

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Townhall: Opinion: Michael Tanner: A Real Life Example of Welfare Reform

Townhall: Opinion: A Real Life Example of Welfare Reform This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger If you want more people in the workforce working with real jobs they can rely on that they are qualified … Continue reading

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Cato Institute: Commentary: Doug Bandow: America on Welfare

Cato Institute: Commentary: Doug Bandow: America on Welfare If we were really serious about reducing poverty and government dependence as it relates to the economy, people would be making more money working than not working. And people who are not … Continue reading

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Brookings Institution: Video: Ron Haskins: America’s Welfare Transformation

Brookings Institution: Video: Ron Haskins: America’s Welfare Transformation In 1996, a Republican Congress and President Bill Clinton made Welfare to Work the law of the country. Requiring people who are collecting Welfare Insurance to prepare themselves to go to work, … Continue reading

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