The Cause and Effect of Welfare Benfits

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uNIVERSITY oF PHOENIX|
THE CAUSE AND EFFECT OF WELFARE BENEFITS AND THE TIME LIMIT| WELFARE BENEFITS AND THE TIME LIMIT|
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Kelly Shafer|
8/14/2010|

Welfare benefits time limit has been in effect since 1996.|

The welfare benefits time limit has been in effect since3 1996. Welfare wants to woman with children to go for training or work. To help them give a much needed future for their children. Welfare was designed for below poverty families. With the benefit time limit in effect families with no income cannot survive, but there are so many families getting help from the government that there is not enough funding to help the families and the elderly who really need the help. There is some communities with chronic unemployment rates. The welfare benefits will only be for those who are disabled, the poor, and the families with children under the age of eighteen. There are families who will not have any idea that their benefits have been cut. Our government has been changing the welfare laws for 12 years now in other states there has been no change at all. Finding accurate information for welfare recipients and the law has differed in many states. Most discoveries on the effect on this have affected people all over the world. The welfare benefits are still a federal entitlement for families as long as needed. As of recently there are 24 states that have imposed the 60 month time limit that will terminate benefits. There are nineteen other states including Florida that are imposing shorter time limits then 60 months. There have been discoveries that California and New York have extended the sixty month time limit. There are an estimated 19 million families receiving the welfare benefits 52% in which were subject to the time limit 44% were exempt from the time limit. There are families who are upset with the time limit . They cannot afford to buy food to feed their families. People cannot afford to get medical insurance to take care of their...
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