Health and Welfare It's been two years since landmark federal welfare reform legislation designed to give states flexibility in using federal dollars for their own welfare-to-work experiments became law. But some states say the federal government still is restricting their ability to tailor welfare programs to fit their needs. In Wisconsin, officials are angry about a federal denial of the state's proposal to expand health care to poor families. Ann-Elise Henzl, from member station WUWM in Milwaukee reports.
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Health and Welfare

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Health and Welfare

Health and Welfare

Health and Welfare

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It's been two years since landmark federal welfare reform legislation designed to give states flexibility in using federal dollars for their own welfare-to-work experiments became law. But some states say the federal government still is restricting their ability to tailor welfare programs to fit their needs. In Wisconsin, officials are angry about a federal denial of the state's proposal to expand health care to poor families. Ann-Elise Henzl, from member station WUWM in Milwaukee reports.