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Department of Health and Human Services

Welfare Receipt Requirements

I suggest that anyone receiving welfare benefits must receive a physical, mental, vision, and dental exams. Many people applying for welfare can't work due to physical and mental ailments that they may not even be aware of (e.g. depression). These exams would ensure they are physically able and fit to perform work. If medication or some treatment is required to alleviate the condition, the individual will be required... more »

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Department of Health and Human Services

Less welfare for mothers who cannot afford children/More incentives for working mothers

Sadly, many women who have children in the U.S. are unable to properly care for them due to unemployment or insufficient income. They live off of welfare and other government handouts while families who are working are left having to leave their 1-month old child in day care and have to incur the expenses and emotional burden of having someone else watch them. This leads to fewer capable families having children for fear... more »

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Department of Health and Human Services

Welfare & Work

Everyone who receives a welfare check and they are able to work, should contribute in someway. A job should be given to those who are able to work, but chose not to. I know it may be hard to develop jobs that they could do, but it will be much harder financially for the Country if we keep paying out $$ without any return on investment

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