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Clinton-era welfare reform is gutted by administration

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“President Obama just tore up a basic foundation of the welfare contract,” Republican Study Committee Chairman Jim Jordan, said in a statement following the action of Health and Human Services Sec. Kathleen Sebelius that literally gutted the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families Program (TANF). He also called the move a “blatant violation of the law.”


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