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

View Newsletter in Browser to Governing Magazine & Newsletters on Facebook / Twitter / LinkedIn FEATURED STORY FOR OCTOBER 27, 2016 How Are States Using Welfare Funding? Often, Not to Help People Work. Without a job, recipients risk losing their benefits. But states aren’t spending much to help them get and stay employed. ADVERTISEMENT LATEST GOVERNING NEWS & COMMENTARY Elections ? Unusual Polling Places in America 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 Management & Labor Pentagon Pauses Attempt to Get Improper Bonuses Back From California Guard Members Georgia Raised Teachers’ Pay, But Most Never Got a Raise as Promised Elections Voter ID Problems Pop Up as Texans Head to Polls Public Safety & Justice In Bid to Build Trust, New York City Adds Victims’ Allies in All Police Precincts Education Fearing Election Day Trouble, Some Schools Cancel Classes 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 WHO SAID THAT? “Everything we depend on to live our 21st-century lives is going to be significantly degraded or eradicated." MORE Unsubscribe″ > | Opt out of all e.Republic email | Privacy Statement © 2016 e.Republic. All rights reserved. 100 Blue Ravine Road, Folsom, CA 95630. Phone: 916-932-1300