TITLE

HOOKED

AUTHOR(S)
Satel, Sally
PUB. DATE
May 1994
SOURCE
New Republic;5/30/94, Vol. 210 Issue 22, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Criticizes the U.S. public policy Supplemental Security Income (SSI), a welfare-program that is part of the Social Security Administration that is created to provide a guaranteed minimum level of income to the blind, the elderly and the disabled poor. Problems with the administration of the public policy; Realities that SSI has not faced with regards to addicted persons and addiction treatment; Terms of the Social Security Disability and Rehabilitation Reform Act passed by the U.S. Congress to counteract the problems with SSI.
ACCESSION #
9405257721

 

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