Welfare To Work: A Good Start

The caseload has fallen, but the 1996 reform hasn't truly been tested yet. Here's how three companies are doing

This much we know: Since 1994, and especially in the past 18 months, the nation's welfare caseload has plummeted. Some 3.5 million families received aid in September, down 30% in four years. The rolls almost certainly have thinned since.

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