Accuracy in Media

House Bill would Strengthen Welfare-Work Requirement

Rep. Jim Jordan was behind this recently-proposed bill on welfare-work requirements: Rep. Jim Jordan introduced a bill Thursday that would reform the Department of Agriculture’s Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program. “Welfare programs are meant to be a temporary safety net, but they have become a permanent way of life for millions of Americans,” Jordan, R-Ohio, said […]

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NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio will scale back Welfare Reform

WASHINGTON — Bill de Blasio, who was elected mayor to succeed Michael Bloomberg, will do away with welfare reform put into place by Rudy Giuliani. Fox News reported de Blasio will no longer tie welfare benefits to work, undoing decades of progress under former mayor Rudy Giuliani (and de Blasio’s predecessor Michael Bloomberg). Welfare recipients […]

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May 2016

5/29/2016 - House Bill would Strengthen Welfare-Work Requirement

November 2014

11/23/2014 - NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio will scale back Welfare Reform