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Welfare and Welfare Reform

An Undergraduate Library Subject Guide providing suggested resources and other information for beginning research on the topic Welfare and Welfare Reform.

Background Information

Welfare reform remains a contentious issue in the United States with many politicians proposing various plans, ranging from the expansion of, to the elimnation of, government funding used to support the economically disadvantaged. Use the following sources to learn more about welfare and welfare reform and the political, legal, and social issues surrounding it.