Summary of TANF Work Participation Provisions in the Budget Reconciliation Bill
Publication Date: January 2006
Special Collection: John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
Keywords: Economic projections; Income diversity; Economic inequality
Coverage: United States
The budget reconciliation bill expected to be up for a vote in the House of Representatives on February 1st includes a set of provisions related to TANF and federal child care funding, including changes to TANF work participation rules. This report, jointly issued with the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities (CBPP), provides a brief summary followed by a more detailed explanation of each change.