Adoption and Foster Care Grants
Kathleen Strottman talked about two federal programs that offer states financial assistance for adoption and foster care programs. The… read more
Kathleen Strottman talked about two federal programs that offer states financial assistance for adoption and foster care programs. The funds are handled under the Social Security Act, and in fiscal year 2011, the federal government spent about $7 billion in funding to states. Ms. Strottman also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.
This program is part of C-SPAN’s “Your Money” series, which looks at how taxpayer dollars are spent. Most Monday mornings, some of the last hour of “Washington Journal” is devoted to a federal program, focusing on its mission, participants, and cost. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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