Tag Archives: Temporary Assistance for Needy Families

  • Obama on Romney’s Welfare Claims: ‘You Can’t Just Make Stuff Up’

    Aug 20, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *President Barack Obama made a surprise appearance in the White House briefing room this afternoon to address Republican challenger Mitt Romney’s claim that he has “gutted” work requirements for folks on welfare. Obama called the charge “absolutely wrong.” [Scroll down to watch.] [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB’s RSS FEED] A reporter asked Obama if he was comfortable […]

  • The Journal of Steffanie Rivers: Backdoor Government

    Apr 24, 12 by riversteff Leave a comment

    *Georgia has joined at least two dozen other states that are pushing drug tests for welfare recipients. The mostly Republican state assembly claims it wants to insure welfare benefits are used the way they were intended and not in the commission of criminal activity. Last October a federal judge stopped Florida from drug-testing its residents […]