Browse By:

Saturday October 20, 2018 Login |Register

A Project of

sponsored by

The Collapse of Marriage and the Rise of Welfare Dependence

Bookmark and Share Report Misuse or Glitches


The 1965 Moynihan Report pointed to the disintegration of family as a major cause of welfare dependence. Building on the 1996 welfare reform, programs like the federal Healthy Marriage Initiative can help to ensure that more children are born into intact families.