Changing American Attitudes Toward Poverty

Guests: Wendell Primus Director of Income Security, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, Washington, DC Myron Magnet Editor, City Journal, the Manhattan Institute's quarterly Author, The Dream and the Nightmare: The Sixties' Legacy to the Underclass (Encounter Books, 1999) Marcus Rosenbaum Editor, NPR/Kaiser/Kennedy School poll In the five years since passage of welfare reform, tens of thousands of Americans have left the welfare rolls and gone to work. Join Juan Williams and guests for a look at the state of welfare reform. Has it been successful? Has it affected the way Americans feel about the poor?



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