Last month, the Obama administration gutted Clinton-era welfare reforms by offering waivers to states from work requirements in the welfare reform bill. The move eliminated conditions that able-bodied individuals receiving welfare continue to work or actively seek employment.
The Romney campaign has responded with a devastating new video…
In 1996, President Bill Clinton signed bipartisan legislation that reformed welfare.
Democrats from Carl Levin to John Kerry, and even Joe Biden supported the bipartisan reforms. President Obama, on the other hand, has been a consistent opponent of the law and recently dismantled the historic bill. When it comes to welfare reform, President Obama is out of step with the country, his party, and even his own Vice President.