Welfare-to-Work Reforms to Help the Neediest

Trapping people in a state of long-term government dependency runs counter to our American ideals—it’s both uncompassionate to the poor and unfair to middle-class taxpayers who are footing the bill for government welfare programs. That’s why we need a well-designed, sustainable safety net to provide a temporary hand up to Americans who have fallen on hard times and are striving to achieve self-sufficiency.