There is another subtle reason to be wary of calls to "defund the police."
In a Dec. 12 resignation letter to Governor Eric Holcomb's office, Mary Beth Bonaventura said "lives will be lost and families ruined."
Those living in poverty can be helped by cash. Help in kind is a poor substitute.
Reform dramatically increased the number of households with children on less than $2 a day per person.
No More Twerk n' Jerk! Kansas House Bill 2258 bans government assistance money from being used on fun.
The study casts doubt on the theory that welfare states encourage a culture of 'scrounging'.
After a similar law was ruled unconstitutional in 1999, Michigan will likely make welfare applicants submit to suspicion-based drug testing soon.
PM warns Britain's EU membership at risk unless migrants are stopped from taking advantage of the welfare system