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 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 House and Senate Members Join Efforts to Strengthen Critical Tax Credits http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/house-and-senate-members-join-efforts-to-strengthen-critical-tax-credits Fri, 13 Mar 2015 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/house-and-senate-members-join-efforts-to-strengthen-critical-tax-credits State Leaders' Lessons about Human Services Reforms, Innovations http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/state-leaders-lessons-about-human-services-reforms-innovations Tue, 10 Mar 2015 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/state-leaders-lessons-about-human-services-reforms-innovations State of the Union Address Reiterates Need for Improving Tax Credits http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/state-of-the-union-address-reiterates-need-for-improving-tax-credits Thu, 22 Jan 2015 08:59:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/state-of-the-union-address-reiterates-need-for-improving-tax-credits A New Year’s Resolution: Stop the Push for Drug Testing Applicants of Public Benefits http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/a-new-years-resolution-stop-the-push-for-drug-testing-applicants-of-public-benefits Fri, 19 Dec 2014 11:50:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/a-new-years-resolution-stop-the-push-for-drug-testing-applicants-of-public-benefits Executive Action on Immigration to Support Family Economic Security, Child Well-being http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/executive-action-on-immigration-to-support-family-economic-security-child-well-being Fri, 21 Nov 2014 16:35:58 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/executive-action-on-immigration-to-support-family-economic-security-child-well-being Federal Investments Extended for Improvements in Medicaid and Human Services Eligibility Systems http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/federal-investments-extended-for-improvements-in-medicare-and-medicaid-efficiency Fri, 31 Oct 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/federal-investments-extended-for-improvements-in-medicare-and-medicaid-efficiency One in Five SNAP Recipients Has No Other Income http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/one-in-five-snap-recipients-have-no-other-income Thu, 23 Oct 2014 11:22:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/one-in-five-snap-recipients-have-no-other-income Food and Nutrition Service Releases Q&A on SNAP E&T Pilots http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/food-and-nutrition-service-releases-qa-on-snap-et-pilots Mon, 20 Oct 2014 14:59:35 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/food-and-nutrition-service-releases-qa-on-snap-et-pilots Time to Lift the Lifetime Bans on Safety Net Benefits http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/time-to-lift-the-lifetime-bans-on-safety-net-benefits Fri, 03 Oct 2014 10:51:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/time-to-lift-the-lifetime-bans-on-safety-net-benefits House Holds Hearing on SNAP E&T Pilots http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/house-holds-hearing-on-snap-et-pilots Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:13:28 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/house-holds-hearing-on-snap-et-pilots Economy Slowly Recovers but Millions Still Hungry http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/economy-slowly-recovers-but-millions-still-hungry Thu, 04 Sep 2014 16:16:11 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/economy-slowly-recovers-but-millions-still-hungry California Takes Important Steps on Benefit Access http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/california-takes-important-steps-on-benefit-access Tue, 02 Sep 2014 13:05:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/california-takes-important-steps-on-benefit-access SNAP Employment and Training Pilots an Opportunity for Innovative Strategies http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/snap-employment-and-training-pilots-an-opportunity-for-innovative-strategies Tue, 02 Sep 2014 11:08:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-supports/in-focus/snap-employment-and-training-pilots-an-opportunity-for-innovative-strategies