Welfare Reform 10th Anniversary

Panelists talked about the successes and failures of welfare reform since President Bill Clinton signed into law the Personal… read more

Panelists talked about the successes and failures of welfare reform since President Bill Clinton signed into law the Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act on August 22, 1996. They talked about the impact of the law, political debates over welfare policies since enactment, and the future of welfare reform. They also used charts and graphs to illustrate the operations of welfare programs and numbers of people on the welfare roles. Following their remarks they answered questions from the audience. close

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Welfare Reform 10th Anniversary

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Program ID:
193956-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 22, 2006
Last Aired:
Aug 27, 2006

Airing Details

  • Aug 22, 2006 | 9:46pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 23, 2006 | 12:34am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 23, 2006 | 3:56am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 23, 2006 | 11:08am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 23, 2006 | 3:38pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 27, 2006 | 12:18pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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