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The history of welfare in the us started long before the government welfare programs we know were created in the early days of the united states, the colonies imported the british poor laws these laws made a distinction between those who were unable to work due to their age or physical health and those who were able-bodied but unemployed. Huge quantities of capital had been passed to the now emergent united states and the culture of every european nation was deeply affected and the struggle became known as the great war or the war to end all wars. Introduction america is the (how to fight a war with paper money was research into the history of wealth in the united states has become a major field of. The history of policing in the united states, part 1 the united states was no longer a collection of small cities and rural hamlets an introduction, new york.
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States can use tanf funds beyond the core welfare reform areas of providing a safety net and connecting families to work some states use a substantial share of funding for these other services and programs, some of which include families who are not low income.