Welfare reform after a decade

This article appeared in Sunday’s Star-Ledger. What has been the impact of increasing poverty on homelessness in NJ?

10 years later, welfare reform changes face of poverty
Fewer recipients since 1997, but more working poor in N.J.

Sun, 25 Mar 2007 01:01:00 EDT

Cindy Santamaria was on welfare 10 years ago when she was trying to put her life back together after fleeing an abusive marriage. Little did Santamaria know that she would become part of a sea change in welfare reform. The Newark woman was one of … click here to read the full article.