TITLE

Cheap Shot

PUB. DATE
March 2002
SOURCE
New Republic;3/18/2002, Vol. 226 Issue 10, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Offers observations on the welfare reform policies of United States President George W. Bush. Success of similar reforms enacted by former President Bill Clinton; Statement made by Children's Defense Fund president Marian Wright Edelman, criticizing that the Bush welfare plan will leave millions of children behind; Suggestion that Bush's reform proposals, though they require welfare recipients to work, do not aid them in finding employment; Suggestion that the Work and Family Act proposed by Senators Evan Bayh and Tom Carper offers more effective welfare reform.
ACCESSION #
6347964

 

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