Apr 25, 2013 'Welfare' used to simply mean 'well-being'. These days it often has negative connotations and multiple meanings.
Apr 1, 2013 The U.K. revealed the biggest overhaul to its welfare system in a generation. One major cut will be to crackdown on people who live in large houses but collect welfare payments.
Oct 6, 2012 Poverty simulation exercises confront participants with empty wallets, tough choices, and a better understanding of low-income people.
Aug 31, 2012 The big news of the day is Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke's much-anticipated speech at Jackson Hole. Also, we fact-check a misleading campaign ad about welfare.
Aug 31, 2012 The GOP charges that the Obama administration has weakened the work requirement that was a key part of the 1996 Welfare Reform Act.