A federal judge blocked the Trump administration’s wealth test that denied people permanent residency if they used or were deemed likely to use public services such as Medicaid or food assistance. The decision, from U.S. District Judge George Daniels, comes after New York and other states challenged the rule in light of the coronavirus pandemic, […]
North Carolina Welfare Program Suspended Due to Shutdown
North Carolina is the first state to suspend its welfare program. No state has received federal funding under TANF since October 1.