government assistance

Progressives are calling it a “ham-fisted” and counterproductive way to help low-wage workers.
Senator Thom Tillis asks Dr. Ben Carson how he would help people on government assistance.
Senator Thom Tillis asks Dr. Ben Carson how he would help people on government assistance.
The maps showcase three different aspects of TANF's safety net and illustrate how they've varied over time and from state
"That was, in part, when I started to be free again," says Jacquelyn Mitchard.
But the SPM model, which was first introduced by U.S. Census Bureau in 2011, provides a more optimistic look at child poverty
Republicans in the House of Representatives on Wednesday started in on a "top-to-bottom" review the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, commonly known by its former name, food stamps -- but they say they're not out to cut benefits.