CLASP http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/rss CLASP In Focus Feed Tue, 24 Jan 2012 05:00:00 +0000 AMPS en hourly 1 Evidence Mounts that Drug Testing for Public Assistance is Costly and Ineffective http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/evidence-mounts-that-drug-testing-for-public-assistance-is-costly-and-ineffective Thu, 04 Feb 2016 15:31:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/evidence-mounts-that-drug-testing-for-public-assistance-is-costly-and-ineffective SNAP Provides More than Food Benefits http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/snap-provides-more-than-food-benefits Mon, 01 Feb 2016 15:55:15 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/snap-provides-more-than-food-benefits All Workers Should Benefit from the EITC http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/all-workers-should-benefit-from-the-eitc Thu, 07 Jan 2016 16:30:06 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/all-workers-should-benefit-from-the-eitc New Orleans Advocates Push for State Waivers on SNAP Time Limit http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/new-orleans-advocates-push-for-state-waivers-on-snap-time-limit Mon, 04 Jan 2016 12:29:05 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/new-orleans-advocates-push-for-state-waivers-on-snap-time-limit Permanent Improvements to EITC and CTC, but More to be Done http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/permanent-improvements-to-eitc-and-ctc-but-more-to-be-done Fri, 18 Dec 2015 10:48:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/permanent-improvements-to-eitc-and-ctc-but-more-to-be-done Food Insecurity is a Year-Round Problem http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/food-insecurity-is-a-year-round-problem Mon, 14 Dec 2015 16:33:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/food-insecurity-is-a-year-round-problem Using Two-Generational Strategies to Support Immigrant Families http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/using-two-generational-strategies-to-support-immigrant-families Wed, 02 Dec 2015 13:32:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/using-two-generational-strategies-to-support-immigrant-families Now is the Time: Congress Must Protect EITC and CTC For All Working Families http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/now-is-the-time-congress-must-protect-eitc-and-ctc-for-all-working-families Mon, 30 Nov 2015 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/now-is-the-time-congress-must-protect-eitc-and-ctc-for-all-working-families Pediatricians Speak Out About Food Insecurity http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/pediatricians-speak-out-about-food-insecurity Tue, 10 Nov 2015 13:51:32 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/pediatricians-speak-out-about-food-insecurity Targeted Medicaid Enrollment Reaches More Children http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/targeted-medicaid-enrollment-reaches-more-children Thu, 29 Oct 2015 16:02:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/targeted-medicaid-enrollment-reaches-more-children More People Have Health Coverage in Every State Thanks to ACA; Yet Some of the Poorest are Being Left Behind http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/more-people-have-health-coverage-in-every-state-thanks-to-aca-yet-some-of-the-poorest-are-being-left-behind Wed, 07 Oct 2015 11:10:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/more-people-have-health-coverage-in-every-state-thanks-to-aca-yet-some-of-the-poorest-are-being-left-behind Food Insecurity in the Spotlight http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/food-insecurity-in-the-spotlight Wed, 30 Sep 2015 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/food-insecurity-in-the-spotlight Refundable Tax Credits Significantly Reduce Poverty, But Key Provisions are at Risk http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/refundable-tax-credits-significantly-reduce-poverty-but-key-provisions-are-at-risk Thu, 17 Sep 2015 15:05:51 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/refundable-tax-credits-significantly-reduce-poverty-but-key-provisions-are-at-risk CMS Announces New State Option to Streamline Medicaid Enrollment and Renewal http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/cms-announces-new-state-option-to-streamline-medicaid-enrollment-and-renewal Fri, 04 Sep 2015 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/cms-announces-new-state-option-to-streamline-medicaid-enrollment-and-renewal CLASP Announces New Advocacy Initiative to Promote Benefit Access http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/clasp-announces-new-advocacy-initiative-to-promote-benefit-access Thu, 27 Aug 2015 10:25:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/clasp-announces-new-advocacy-initiative-to-promote-benefit-access Illinois Addresses Benefits Cliff, Raises Gross Income Limit on SNAP http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/illinois-addresses-benefits-cliff-raises-gross-income-limit-on-snap Wed, 19 Aug 2015 09:35:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/illinois-addresses-benefits-cliff-raises-gross-income-limit-on-snap Alabama and Texas Lift Bans on Public Assistance for Individuals Previously Convicted of Drug-Related Crimes http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/alabama-and-texas-lift-bans-on-public-assistance-for-individuals-previously-convicted-of-drug-related-crimes Wed, 22 Jul 2015 14:41:50 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/alabama-and-texas-lift-bans-on-public-assistance-for-individuals-previously-convicted-of-drug-related-crimes CLASP Comments on U.S. House Discussion Draft on TANF Reauthorization http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/clasp-comments-on-u-s-house-discussion-draft-on-tanf-reauthorization Tue, 21 Jul 2015 14:06:15 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/clasp-comments-on-u-s-house-discussion-draft-on-tanf-reauthorization Supreme Court Upholds ACA; Preserves Affordable Health Insurance, Prevents “Benefits Cliff” for Workers http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/supreme-court-upholds-aca-preserves-affordable-health-insurance-prevents-benefits-cliff-for-workers Thu, 25 Jun 2015 16:59:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/supreme-court-upholds-aca-preserves-affordable-health-insurance-prevents-benefits-cliff-for-workers Addressing Time Limits in SNAP: What We Are Learning http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/addressing-time-limits-in-snap-what-we-are-learning Tue, 19 May 2015 17:12:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/addressing-time-limits-in-snap-what-we-are-learning More Practical Lessons from WSS on Health and Human Service Reform and Integration http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/more-practical-lessons-from-wss-on-health-and-human-service-reform-and-integration Fri, 01 May 2015 11:53:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/more-practical-lessons-from-wss-on-health-and-human-service-reform-and-integration Child Care Reauthorization Promotes Access and Stability http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/child-care-reauthorization-promotes-access-and-stability Mon, 20 Apr 2015 11:01:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/child-care-reauthorization-promotes-access-and-stability Listen to the Evidence: Protect SNAP http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/listen-to-the-evidence-protect-snap Tue, 07 Apr 2015 11:49:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/listen-to-the-evidence-protect-snap Bipartisan House Bill is a Critical Step Forward for Children’s Health http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/bipartisan-house-bill-is-a-critical-step-forward-for-childrens-health Fri, 27 Mar 2015 13:45:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/bipartisan-house-bill-is-a-critical-step-forward-for-childrens-health FNS Announces SNAP E&T Pilots in 10 States http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/fns-announces-snap-et-pilots-in-ten-states Fri, 20 Mar 2015 15:33:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/fns-announces-snap-et-pilots-in-ten-states