TITLE

His unconvincing welfare promises

AUTHOR(S)
Whitman, D.; Friedman, D.
PUB. DATE
April 1992
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;4/20/92, Vol. 112 Issue 15, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the reasons why Democratic presidential candidate Bill Clinton's programs are not as great as he claims. His past welfare-policy expertise; Overview of Clinton's Project Success; The purpose of Arkansas's WORK Program, Project Success's predecessor; The empty work requirement; The job-referral default; The sanction shortfall.
ACCESSION #
9204202970

 

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