Featuring Sen. Ron Johnson, (R-WI) and Member, Senate Budget Committee; and Chris Edwards, Editor, DownsizingGovernment.Org, Cato Institute; moderated by Daniel J. Mitchell, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute.
Featuring Ron Haskins, Brookings Institution; June O’Neill, Baruch College; Deborah Weinstein, Children’s Defense Fund; and Michael Tanner, Cato Institute.
As welfare reform nears reauthorization, it is worthwhile to look back over the six years since the end of welfare as we knew it. Has reform been successful? What has been its impact on recipients? What are the lessons that should be applied as Congress again takes up the issue? A panel of four leading experts debates these and other questions.