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Work Over Welfare: The Inside Story of the 1996 Welfare Reform Law

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  • Work Over Welfare: The Inside Story of the 1996 Welfare Reform Law (Brookings Institution) – Hardcover (2006)
    by Ron Haskins

    Work Over Welfare: The Inside Story of the 1996 Welfare Reform Law

    Hardcover, Brookings Institution
    2006
    450 pages

    ISBN: 0815735081
    ISBN-13: 9780815735083

    This book tells the inside story of the legislation that ended "welfare as we know it." As a key staffer on the House Ways and Means Committee, Haskins was one of the architects of the Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Act of 1996. In this landmark book, he vividly portrays the political battles that produced the most dramatic overhaul of the welfare system since its creation as part of the New Deal.

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