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TANF in Rural America: Informing Re-authorization

Description
Compares rural-urban differences in rates of poverty and welfare receipt. Suggests ways to improve TANF (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families) to reduce its limitations for rural families and help bring them out of poverty levels.
Author(s)
Leif Jensen, Marybeth J. Mattingly, Jessica A. Bean
Date
09/2011
Type
Document
Organization
Carsey School of Public Policy
Tagged as
Income support and assistance · Policy · Poverty · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data