Comments for: It’s easier to rail against ‘welfare’ recipients than actually reform the system

Posted April 13, 2014, at 10:01 a.m.

Earlier this week, the legislature voted on a number of measures that addressed our state’s anti-poverty programs. Most notably, we supported a bill that banned recipients of Temporary Assistance for Needy Families from using their benefits on alcohol, cigarettes, lottery tickets, bail and strip clubs. Make no mistake. We believe …

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