TITLE

Instead of food stamps, a credit card

AUTHOR(S)
Simons, John
PUB. DATE
December 1993
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;12/13/93, Vol. 115 Issue 23, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the controversial introduction of electronic benefit transfer (EBT) cards into the welfare system. Use of EBT technology in Maryland; Savings in paperwork costs; Debate whether it is wise to make welfare easier to use; Endorsement of EBT by the Clinton administration.
ACCESSION #
9312077657

 

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