TITLE

Devolution blues

AUTHOR(S)
Kaus, Mickey
PUB. DATE
January 1995
SOURCE
New Republic;1/30/95, Vol. 212 Issue 5, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Criticizes the desire, expressed by many Republicans and conservatives, to send political power away from the federal government and into the hands of individual states. Reason for the rush to send welfare reform to the states; How state governors are not radical reformers; Reasons for why devolution might save money but will not be able to break the "culture of poverty"; Argument on the need to apply a national solution to a national problem.
ACCESSION #
9501187594

 

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