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 Priority Housing Vouchers Best Intervention for Homeless Families http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/priority-housing-vouchers-best-intervention-for-homeless-families Mon, 05 Dec 2016 12:31:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/priority-housing-vouchers-best-intervention-for-homeless-families Robust Training and Employment Services Are Proven Effective for SNAP Recipients http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/robust-training-and-employment-services-are-proven-effective-for-snap-recipients Mon, 05 Dec 2016 10:39:14 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/robust-training-and-employment-services-are-proven-effective-for-snap-recipients Veterans Defended Us, Now We Need to Defend and Strengthen the Safety Net for Them http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/veterans-defended-us-now-we-need-to-defend-and-strengthen-the-safety-net-for-them Wed, 09 Nov 2016 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/veterans-defended-us-now-we-need-to-defend-and-strengthen-the-safety-net-for-them It’s Open Enrollment for the ACA...Medicaid Enrollment Open Year-Round http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/its-open-enrollment-for-the-aca-medicaid-enrollment-open-year-round Tue, 01 Nov 2016 10:34:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/its-open-enrollment-for-the-aca-medicaid-enrollment-open-year-round Over-Policing, License Suspensions Cause Chain Reaction in Black and Latino Communities http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/over-policing-license-suspensions-cause-chain-reaction-in-black-and-latino-communities Thu, 27 Oct 2016 09:21:49 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/over-policing-license-suspensions-cause-chain-reaction-in-black-and-latino-communities SNAP Employment and Training Pilots Offer Hope for Strengthening Services http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/snap-employment-and-training-pilots-offer-hope-for-strengthening-services Wed, 26 Oct 2016 14:58:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/snap-employment-and-training-pilots-offer-hope-for-strengthening-services Two New Briefs Highlight How Asset Limits Hold Back Public Benefit Recipients http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/two-new-briefs-highlight-how-asset-limits-hold-back-public-benefit-recipients Mon, 17 Oct 2016 15:01:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/two-new-briefs-highlight-how-asset-limits-hold-back-public-benefit-recipients Labor Day underscores the importance of rewarding work http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/labor-day-underscores-the-importance-of-rewarding-work Wed, 07 Sep 2016 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/labor-day-underscores-the-importance-of-rewarding-work People need Medicaid to work, not the other way around http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/people-need-medicaid-to-work-not-the-other-way-around Fri, 02 Sep 2016 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/people-need-medicaid-to-work-not-the-other-way-around Community Eligibility Removes Red Tape, Feeds Millions of Children http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/community-eligibility-removes-red-tape-feeds-millions-of-children Fri, 19 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/community-eligibility-removes-red-tape-feeds-millions-of-children Food Insecurity, SNAP Participation Higher in LGBT Community http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/food-insecurity-snap-participation-higher-in-lgbt-community Fri, 05 Aug 2016 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/food-insecurity-snap-participation-higher-in-lgbt-community SNAP Proposals to Ban “Junk Food” Ignore Realities of Food Insecurity http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/snap-proposals-to-ban-junk-food-ignore-realities-of-food-insecurity Fri, 22 Jul 2016 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/snap-proposals-to-ban-junk-food-ignore-realities-of-food-insecurity Fewer Americans are Experiencing Food Hardship, but More Work Remains http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/fewer-americans-are-experiencing-food-hardship-but-more-work-remains Mon, 11 Jul 2016 15:20:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/fewer-americans-are-experiencing-food-hardship-but-more-work-remains State Efforts Can Improve Access to Key Work Supports http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/state-efforts-can-improve-access-to-key-work-supports Fri, 01 Jul 2016 16:32:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/state-efforts-can-improve-access-to-key-work-supports Arizona Cuts TANF Lifetime Limit to 12 Months—Harshest in the Country http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/arizona-cuts-tanf-lifetime-limit-to-12-months-harshest-in-the-country Thu, 30 Jun 2016 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/arizona-cuts-tanf-lifetime-limit-to-12-months-harshest-in-the-country Misguided Medicaid Proposals Risk Jeopardizing Coverage http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/misguided-medicaid-proposals-risk-jeopardizing-coverage Tue, 28 Jun 2016 14:38:53 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/misguided-medicaid-proposals-risk-jeopardizing-coverage House Bill Seeks Cuts to Broadband and Phone Service Discounts for Low-Income Households http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/house-bill-seeks-cuts-to-broadband-and-phone-service-discounts-for-low-income-households Tue, 21 Jun 2016 10:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/house-bill-seeks-cuts-to-broadband-and-phone-service-discounts-for-low-income-households Strengthening the Social Safety Net: Building on What Works—and Avoiding Bad Ideas http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/strengthening-the-social-safety-net-building-on-what-worksand-avoiding-bad-ideas Tue, 07 Jun 2016 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/strengthening-the-social-safety-net-building-on-what-worksand-avoiding-bad-ideas Louisiana Sets New Bar for State Efficiency http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/louisiana-sets-new-bar-for-state-efficiency Tue, 10 May 2016 10:53:42 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/louisiana-sets-new-bar-for-state-efficiency Medicaid is Critical Support for Citizens Re-entering their Communities from Incarceration http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/medicaid-is-critical-support-for-citizens-re-entering-their-communities-from-incarceration Thu, 05 May 2016 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/medicaid-is-critical-support-for-citizens-re-entering-their-communities-from-incarceration It’s Final: Parity in Medicaid http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/its-final-parity-in-medicaid Mon, 25 Apr 2016 15:06:45 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/its-final-parity-in-medicaid Closing a Hole in the Safety Net: Utah and Florida Make 18,000 Immigrant Children Eligible for Medicaid and CHIP http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/closing-a-hole-in-the-safety-net-utah-and-florida-make-18000-immigrant-children-eligible-for-medicaid-and-chip Tue, 12 Apr 2016 16:15:53 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/closing-a-hole-in-the-safety-net-utah-and-florida-make-18000-immigrant-children-eligible-for-medicaid-and-chip House Budget Seeks Cuts and Changes to Low Income Programs that Work http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/house-budget-seeks-cuts-and-changes-to-low-income-programs-that-work Fri, 25 Mar 2016 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/house-budget-seeks-cuts-and-changes-to-low-income-programs-that-work Young Child Tax Credit Would Offer Help during a Critical Developmental Period http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/young-child-tax-credit-would-offer-help-during-a-critical-developmental-period Fri, 18 Mar 2016 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/young-child-tax-credit-would-offer-help-during-a-critical-developmental-period Maitre D': I Need a Place at the Table ... For 50 Million http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/maitre-d-i-need-a-place-at-the-table-for-50-million Fri, 15 Feb 2013 13:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/maitre-d-i-need-a-place-at-the-table-for-50-million