The Latina Paradox: Cultural Barriers to the Equitable Receipt of Welfare Services Under Modern Welfare Reform
- Remarks announcing proposed legislation on child care. Clinton, Bill // Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents;1/12/98, Vol. 34 Issue 2, p12
Presents the text of a speech given by the president of the United States on January 7, 1998 which deals with the proposed legislation on child care.
- The president must act. Price, Hugh B. // New York Amsterdam News;03/11/99, Vol. 90 Issue 11, p13
Calls on President Bill Clinton to act on police brutality targeting Afro-Americans and Hispanic Americans. Features of demonstrations protesting police brutality; Prominent Afro-American and Hispanic American victims of police brutality; Estimated number of people stopped and frisked by police...
- WHITEWASH. // New Republic;09/22/97, Vol. 217 Issue 12, p11
Criticizes the administration of U.S. President Bill Clinton for its stand on affirmative action programs. Information on the plan unveiled by the Clinton administration for affirmative action programs in the areas of small business; Group of individuals presumed as socially disadvantaged; Court...
- Shrinking underclass. Marshall, Will // Blueprint;Jul2005, Vol. 2005 Issue 3, p27
Focuses on the decrease in the number of underclass in the U.S. from 1990 to 2000. Advantage of the welfare reform bill signed by former president Bill Clinton in 1996; Results of a study on poverty rate conducted by University of Texas researcher Paul Jargowsky; Benefits of the Earned Income...
- Welfare agenda. // Christian Century;9/19/2006, Vol. 123 Issue 19, p5
The article discusses trends in the U.S. welfare system since President Bill Clinton's welfare reform law was enacted in 1996. The author points out how there has been a sharp decrease in the number of people enrolled in a welfare program and an increase of people working. The number in poverty...
- SMALL CHANGE. Katz, Jeffrey L. // New Republic;12/09/96, Vol. 215 Issue 24, p14
Looks at welfare and social policy issues in the U.S. as of December 1996. Reaction of President Bill Clinton on the passage of a legislation ending the 61-year-old guarantee of relief to poor women and children; Use of the legislation to legal immigrants, elderly and disabled newcomers;...
- WORK FEAR. // New Republic;7/17/95, Vol. 213 Issue 3/4, p7
Examines the mistakes made by U.S. President Bill Clinton in his attempt to implement welfare reform in 1995. Comment on his decision to delay welfare reform while pursuing to overhaul health care; His failure to make the case that ending welfare requires a system of public-service jobs.
- Status of Latinos in metropolitan areas. Rifkin, Jane M. // Hispanic Times Magazine;Aug/Sep1992, Vol. 13 Issue 4, p6
Focuses on Latinos' social conditions in the United States' metropolitan areas. Hispanic population in Southern California; Growth in income.
- ... looking to the future ... Rifkin, Jane Margarita // Hispanic Times Magazine;May/Jun1993, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p10
Reports on the social conditions of Hispanic Americans based on analyses of census data. Poverty and low level of education of Hispanics; Family structure; Work ethic; Employment levels; Share of Latinos in the population of Los Angeles, California.