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Mass. Lawmakers Increasing Calls For Welfare Reform

Efforts to eliminate fraud from Massachusetts’ welfare system are expected to get plenty of attention on Beacon Hill in the coming weeks.


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Opinion: Romney’s Attacks On Obama’s Welfare ‘Reform’ Justified

According to Romney, Obama has taken away a number of work requirements from the federal welfare regulations. Republicans believe that Obama’s executive measure on welfare funding to states makes it easier for non-working people get a free government check.