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New York City Welfare Lawsuit

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New York City Welfare Lawsuit

New York City Welfare Lawsuit

New York City Welfare Lawsuit

Only Available in Archive Formats.

Beth Fertig of member station WNYC reports advocates for the poor have been successful so far in their lawsuit against New York City. They are charging that New York's welfare to work programs have been actively discouraging people from getting the welfare benefits that they are legally entitled to.