welfare reform

Program provides resources for parents impacted by new welfare laws

Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker signed nine bills into law that aim at reforming the state's welfare system. The newly signed laws are part of Walker's 'Wisconsin Works for Everyone' welfare reform plan that he first announced in La Crosse in January. 

Gov. Walker announces welfare eligibility reform

Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker is calling for a special session in order to pass several bills aimed at reforming welfare and other forms of public assistance. Increased work hour requirements, drug testing and treatment are at the center of these bills.