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The caps are supposed to dissuade welfare recipients from having more children. They haven’t worked.
The extra help unemployed people got during the Great Recession has emboldened states to mistreat them.
People significantly overestimate the number of African-Americans benefiting from the largest programs.
Activists want to put a human face on public assistance.
Do Work Requirements Work? Jon Ingram, the organization’s vice president of research, said he expects more states to impose
The charge means Sherin Mathews' father could face the death penalty or life in prison if found guilty.
A new policy that would allow states to mandate work requirements on Medicaid beneficiaries is as unnecessary as it is punitive.
Incarcerated for almost two months in a gilded cage in Riyadh’s luxurious Ritz Carlton Hotel, Saudi billionaire businessman
The poverty expert delivered a blistering report on inequality and the social safety net in the U.S.
House and Senate Republicans are committed to cutting entitlement programs and, in so doing, forcing Donald Trump to renege on a crucial promise to his voters.
Only 20 percent of foster kids who graduate from high school end up going to college, compared with 60 percent of high school graduates overall.
Donald Trump and conservative Republicans are itching for "welfare reform."
These “pro-family” Republicans want to get rid of the tax credit that assists families with adoption.
Although the U.S. peace movement has been on the wane for about a decade, it remains a viable force in American life. Organizations