Policy Briefing October 2016

Date: October 7, 2016
Author(s): Rebecca May


  • States Moving to Avoid Jailing Low-Income Defendants Who Are Awaiting Trial
  • TANF Families Suffer High Rates of Trauma, Program Does Not Address It
  • Impact of Payday and Auto Title Loans on Families with Low Income Described in New Report
  • Two Governors Under Fire After Privatizing Welfare Services
  • Rising Inequality Expanding the Black-White Wage Gap
  • Incomes Up for Most in US in 2015, but Poverty Increased for Working-Age Adults and Children
  • State Child Support Enforcement and TANF News
  • Also of Note

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