Posts Tagged ‘Neil de Mause’

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2013
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Must-Read Slate Article Exposes Georgia as “a Laboratory” for ALEC’s Anti-Welfare Policies

Must-Read Slate Article Exposes Georgia as “a Laboratory” for ALEC’s Anti-Welfare Policies
In 1996, President Bill Clinton and House Speaker Newt Gingrich had their own “grand bargain”, an overhaul of the welfare system that created a set of guidelines allowing states to create their own rules in helping those most in need. The result 15 years later, sadly, was the percentage of poor Americans receiving Temporary Assistance ...