ERIC Number: ED310224
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: N/A
Welfare Reform. Hearing before the Committee on Finance. United States Senate, One Hundredth Congress, First Session (April 9, 1987). Part 1 of 3.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Finance.
This hearing, the first of three on welfare reform, focuses on "how we can reform welfare programs to conserve the best of the past and give us new latitude to deal with the emerging problems of the future," according to Senator Lloyd Bentsen, the Chairman of the Committee. The following individuals were witnesses: (1) Richard E. Lyng, Department of Agriculture; (2) Samuel R. Pierce, Department of Housing; (3) Otis R. Bowen and Robert Helms, Department of Health and Human Services; (4) Bill Clinton, Governor, Arkansas; and (5) Michael N. Castle, Governor, Delaware. The prepared statements of the witnesses and other materials are included. (BJV)
Descriptors: Child Advocacy, Child Support, Child Welfare, Cost Estimates, Economically Disadvantaged, Employment Programs, Family Financial Resources, Family Programs, Federal Legislation, Federal Programs, Policy Formation, Program Costs, Program Development, Public Policy, Welfare Recipients, Welfare Reform, Welfare Services
Superintendent of Documents, Congressional Sales Office. U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, DC 20402.
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Finance.