by Alan Pyke Sep 25, 2015
If you accept help from safety net programs, your privacy should be forfeit, according to this local Republican.
by Bryce Covert Sep 14, 2015
Both Republican and Democratic lawmakers are laying out their turf as welfare reform comes to the fore.
by Bryce Covert Aug 13, 2015
So far just 13 people have been blocked from getting welfare benefits.
by Bryce Covert Aug 7, 2015
Rick Santorum laid out a proposal to drastically change the country's safety net and drop millions from assistance.
by Alan Pyke Aug 5, 2015
A much-criticized restriction on welfare transactions has died after Kansas administrators were able to overrule their legislature.
by Rupali Srivastava Jul 15, 2015
The governor just took a big preemptive step to make sure Wisconsin can drug test poor people.
by Bryce Covert Jul 1, 2015
California is the only state fighting to remove a policy aimed at limit poor mothers' choices, but they exist across the country.
by Casey Quinlan May 28, 2015
The Michigan legislature has passed a bill that would tie children's school attendance to welfare benefits.
by Bryce Covert May 22, 2015
Kansas imposed harsh restrictions on welfare recipients, but many states have been trying to find ways to crack down on the poor.
by Bryce Covert May 20, 2015
More than 1,600 families, including 2,700 children, will lose their benefits.