25 years after welfare reform, we need to ensure a real safety net for Pa. families | Opinion
A fraction of families who need help today can get it, and the help they get is far less generous
Black women with children excluded from federal cash assistance program, report finds
Historically, Black women with children have been kicked off of federal social assistance programs for reasons such as being unmarried and working in domestic or agricultural fields, among other racist policies, the paper found.
Struggling Pa. families need more support; Lawmakers, Wolf need to boost TANF payments | Opinion
Benefits have not increased since 1990, even though the cost of living has more than doubled since then.