Welfare Overhaul: Texas View Today is the last official day for parts of the federal welfare system. As of tomorrow, states are responsible to implement their own welfare reform plans. All states have at least some plan in place. Texas, like many others, focuses on getting recipients into work. NPR's Peter Kenyon travelled to Texas to look at welfare reform there.
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Welfare Overhaul: Texas View

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Welfare Overhaul: Texas View

Welfare Overhaul: Texas View

Welfare Overhaul: Texas View

Only Available in Archive Formats.

Today is the last official day for parts of the federal welfare system. As of tomorrow, states are responsible to implement their own welfare reform plans. All states have at least some plan in place. Texas, like many others, focuses on getting recipients into work. NPR's Peter Kenyon travelled to Texas to look at welfare reform there.