Twenty years ago, President Clinton and Congress ended cash assistance as we knew it. The thinking behind “welfare reform” was essentially this: the free ride is over.
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We at Just Harvest were very pleased with all the serious and sorely needed national news coverage of our October 30 public meeting with the head of the Department of Public Welfare. Unfortunately, this was soon followed by a CBS “news” piece on an anonymous DPW whistleblower perpetuating the worst kinds of myths about welfare.
We all know a picture is worth a thousand words – just maybe, a video can be worth millions of dollars. There’s trouble brewing on both the state and federal budget and policy fronts as it relates to programs that help out the poor, hungry and needy in our communities. We’ve heard from many of […]