Comments for: LePage’s welfare ‘reforms’ fail Maine families

Posted Sept. 18, 2013, at 1:13 p.m.

In 2011, at the urging of Gov. Paul LePage, the Maine Legislature dramatically changed the rules regarding the assistance low-income and working families can receive through the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families program. Recently, the governor has taken to touting the fact that the changes have reduced the number of …

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