Governors Call on Congress to Adopt Bipartisan Welfare Policy Recommendations: Press Release. By the National Governors Association. (The Association, Washington, DC) April 3, 2002. 2 p.
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["Governors Give Thumbs-Down to Welfare Plan: Many of President Bush's welfare proposals are not realistic and would encourage states to place poor people in menial, unproductive jobs to meet stringent new work requirements... The study reported the views of governors and welfare officials of 38 states." San Francisco Chronicle (April 4, 2002) A5.]