How Are States Using Welfare Funding? Often, Not to Help People Work.

View Newsletter in Browser https://marketing.erepublic.com/acton/ct/16245/s-10c4-1610/Bct/q-0335/l-sf-contact-0013:10ac94/ct0_1/1?sid=TV2%3Akxwaiie95 http://www.governing.com to Governing Magazine & Newsletters http://www.governing.com/subscribe?promo_code=newsletter on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/governing / Twitter http://twitter.com/governing / LinkedIn http://www.linkedin.com/groups?gid=54800 FEATURED STORY FOR OCTOBER 27, 2016 How Are States Using Welfare Funding? Often, Not to Help People Work. http://www.governing.com/topics/health-human-services/gov-welfare-work-state-spending.html Without a job, recipients risk losing their benefits. But states aren’t spending much to help them get and stay employed. ADVERTISEMENT http://www.govitsalessummit.com/ehome/govitsalessummit/home/?reference=eRep-ba-1021-EB LATEST GOVERNING NEWS & COMMENTARY Elections ? Unusual Polling Places in America http://www.governing.com/topics/elections/gov-polling-places-photos.html These are some of the nation’s most surprising, unique and out-of-the-way spots where people cast their ballots. LATEST WEB HEADLINES Infrastructure & Environment On Eve of Water War, Alabama Sides With Florida Against Georgia http://www.governing.com/topics/transportation-infrastructure/In-Water-Wars-Alabama-Sides-With-Georgia-Against-Florida.html Management & Labor Pentagon Pauses Attempt to Get Improper Bonuses Back From California Guard Members http://www.governing.com/topics/mgmt/tns-california-pentagon-national-guard-bonuses.html Georgia Raised Teachers’ Pay, But Most Never Got a Raise as Promised http://www.governing.com/topics/mgmt/Georgia-Raised-Teachers-Pay-But-Most-Never-Got-a-Raise.html Elections Voter ID Problems Pop Up as Texans Head to Polls http://www.governing.com/topics/elections/tt-texas-early-voting.html Public Safety & Justice In Bid to Build Trust, New York City Adds Victims’ Allies in All Police Precincts http://www.governing.com/topics/public-justice-safety/In-Bid-to-Build-Trust-New-York-City-Adds-Victims-Allies-in-All-Police-Precincts.html Education Fearing Election Day Trouble, Some Schools Cancel Classes http://www.governing.com/topics/education/Fearing-Election-Day-Trouble-Schools-Cancel-Classes.html NEWS IN NUMBERS $603 million Settlement that will be disbursed among 44 states from Volkswagen for its violation of consumer protection laws. The automaker designed cars that secretly underreport how many pollutants they emit. MORE http://www.governing.com/daily-digit/ WHO SAID THAT? “Everything we depend on to live our 21st-century lives is going to be significantly degraded or eradicated." MORE http://www.governing.com/government-quotes Unsubscribe blog0032.aree345@mail.ulasu.com&newsletter=81″ >http://cms.erepublic.com/common/subscriptions/unsubscribe?email=blog0032.aree345@mail.ulasu.com&newsletter=81 | Opt out of all e.Republic email http://marketing.erepublic.com/acton/rif/16245/s-10c4-1610/-/l-sf-contact-0013:10ac94/q-0335/zout?sid=TV2%3Akxwaiie95 | Privacy Statement http://www.erepublic.com/privacy/ © 2016 e.Republic. All rights reserved. 100 Blue Ravine Road, Folsom, CA 95630. Phone: 916-932-1300