Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) :
According to an Al Jazeera Report, the Mississipi senate passed a bill for those who fill out the TANF applications. This bill stated that recipients will have to take a test to assess whether they are likely users of a substance. This is set to start July 1. (http://alj.am/1iWVLBy)
What is TANF Designed to do? (http://1.usa.gov/PKaTWf)
Designed to help needy families get on their feet so that they do not need outside help.
Mission of TANF:(http://1.usa.gov/PKaTWf)
-Helping needy families so that children can be cared for at home.
-Promote job prep, work and marriage.
-prevent pregnancies where both parties are not married.
-encouraging two-parent families(formation and preservation).
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