Welfare Reform, Poverty, and Children
The panelists talked about how changes to the welfare system have had an impact on children and the poor. They also responded to questions from the audience.
People in this video
- Moriarty, Kevin Director Population Resource Center->Washington Office
- Smeeding, Timothy Professor Syracuse University->Economics
- Whitman, Debra Bailey Fellow Brookings Institution
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