Cheap Shot

March 2002
New Republic;3/18/2002, Vol. 226 Issue 10, p9
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.


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