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Jenifer Zeigler was a legal and policy analyst specializing in welfare issues with the Cato Institute’s department of health and welfare studies. Her research areas included welfare reform, poverty, Medicaid, and faith-based initiatives. Zeigler came to Cato from the Missouri State Senate, where she was a legislative aide. Zeigler holds a J.D. and an M.P.A. from the University of Missouri.

More from Jenifer Zeigler


Republicans Show They Care

American Spectator. April 18, 2005.

Poor Decisions for the Poor

Apple Daily. February 16, 2005.

Hong Kong Off the Dole

Apple Daily. December 1, 2004.

Cato Studies

Implementing Welfare Reform: A State Report Card

Policy Analysis No. 529. October 19, 2004.


Welfare Reform Implementation: A State Report Card

December 7, 2004. Policy Forum.