ERIC Number: ED174849
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-Mar
Reference Count: 0
Better Jobs and Income Act, 1978. Hearings before the Committee on Human Resources. United States Senate, 95th Congress, 2nd Session, on S. 2084.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Human Resources.
Hearings before the Committee on Human Resources of the U.S. Senate on the Better Jobs and Income Act (S. 2084) are presented. (The purpose of the Act, the text of which is included in the document, is to replace the existing federal welfare programs with a single, coordinated program to seek to assure jobs, training, and income supplementation for low-income citizens able to work and income support for low-income citizens in need who are not available for work.) Testimony is included from Ray Marshall, Secretary of the Department of Labor, and Joseph Califano, former Secretary of the Department of Health, Education, and Welfare. In addition, a prepared statement which was submitted to the committee by Senator Edward Kennedy and two question and answer sections are presented. (LRA)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Human Resources.
Identifiers: Better Jobs and Income Act; Senate Committee on Human Resources; United States
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