Ife Floyd is a policy analyst and research associate with the Family Income Support Division at the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities.
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Thursday, June 01, 2017
Trump’s TANF Cut Would Hurt the Poorest Families, and States Might Make Them Worse
President Trump’s proposed $2.2 billion cut to the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program in 2018 would reduce states’ federal TANF funds by 10 to 18 percent (depending on whether a state receives TANF Contingency Funds), as the table below shows. Over the next decade, the TANF cut...