Origin of public assistance
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In 1975, the federal child support program was founded with the explicit purpose of getting fathers to repay the government for public assistance that mothers had received.These Single Moms Are Forced to Choose: Reveal Their Sexual Histories or Forfeit Welfare|by Eli Hager, photography by Adria Malcolm, special to ProPublica|September 17, 2021|ProPublica
Paradoxically, many lack access to sick days, paid leave, and affordable healthcare and cannot afford the very services they provide to others, leaving many to depend on public assistance to meet their own family’s needs.If Employers Are Serious About Meaningful Change, They Must Reorient Jobs to Center Around Workers|Darren Walker|August 12, 2021|Time
While there, I promoted medical freedom legislation, programs to increase limitations on public assistance programs and school privatization programs.Former lobbyist details how privatizers are trying to end public education|Valerie Strauss|April 16, 2021|Washington Post
At-risk students — defined as students whose families are homeless or recipients of certain public assistance — lost five months of math and four months of reading.D.C. students are falling behind in remote school, with vulnerable students faring worse, data suggests|Perry Stein|December 17, 2020|Washington Post
According to estimates from the Center for American Progress, nearly 50% of day-care centers could be forced to shut down if they don’t receive more public assistance.
When cities started adding chlorine to their water supplies, in the early 1900s, it set off public outcry.
Not to be left behind, progressives in neighboring Wisconsin clamored to join the cutting edge of public health.
Just the hard-on before you shoot unarmed members of the public.'Babylon' Review: The Dumb Lives of Trigger-Happy Cops|Melissa Leon|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Great American leaders have long contributed profound thoughts of tremendous consequence to the public discourse.Huckabee 2016: Bend Over and Take It Like a Prisoner!|Olivia Nuzzi|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Saved from the public gallows, Weeks was virtually exiled from the city, and wound up in Mississippi, where he raised a family.New York’s Most Tragic Ghost Loves Minimalist Swedish Fashion|Nina Strochlic|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
As such it is now presented to the public for whatever meed of praise or censure it is found to deserve.
Five of the number had studied with Liszt before, and the young men are artists already before the public.Music-Study in Germany|Amy Fay
Many of these have been seen in the Corcoran Art Gallery and in other public exhibitions.Women in the fine arts, from the Seventh Century B.C. to the Twentieth Century A.D.|Clara Erskine Clement
It was close upon twelve o'clock, and the "Rooms" had been open to the public for two hours.Rosemary in Search of a Father|C. N. Williamson
It will be a busy session; and I want to see if I can't become a useful public man.Elster's Folly|Mrs. Henry Wood