Issues 2016: Is America's Safety Net Shrinking?
June 28, 2016 | By Manhattan Institute |
America’s safety net is thicker and wider than ever: antipoverty spending in real terms more than doubled between 1995 and 2015.
More from Manhattan Institute
Public health-care entitlements in the U.S. have traditionally been designed to supplement rather than to supplant privately purchased health insurance.
The Manhattan Institute for Policy Research is a leading voice of free-market ideas, shaping political culture since our founding in 1977