TANF at 16: What Do We Know?

The Urban Institute published the "Low-Income Working Families Fact Sheet" for August 2012. Within this fact sheet, information about what has been learned about the TANF program over the past 16 years has been summarized. Elements of TANF legislation is briefly addressed, along with the notation of the six considerable differences between TANF and the terminated Aid to Dependent Families and Children (AFDC).

Record Type: 
Fact / Tip Sheet
Publication Date: 
August, 2012
Date: 
August 2012
Source: 
Partner Resources
Topics/Subtopics: 
  • Special Populations
  • TANF Policy and Legislation
    • Legislation