TITLE

Workfare/Welfare

AUTHOR(S)
Nathan, Richard P.
PUB. DATE
February 1973
SOURCE
New Republic;2/24/73, Vol. 168 Issue 8, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the history of the development of the Family Assistance Plan in the United States. Views of liberals on the role of work requirement; Advocacy of President Richard Nixon for welfare reform; Statement that Nixon's plan for families combined a new national work requirement, a mechanism for job referral and placement, and the coverage of a new group of recipients, the working poor; Comments on the aim of the plan which was to match welfare-family heads with work opportunities.
ACCESSION #
10211642

 

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