Welfare

Bombing Suspect Welfare Tsarnaev Received Welfare Before Bombing

Tamerlan Tsarnaev and his wife received welfare, according to the Office of Health and Human Services. The bombing suspect received welfare benefits from the state until last year. A lawyer for his wife, Katherine Russell Tsarnaeva, has said that she [...]

Lottery Winners Find No Reason To Give Up Welfare

Lottery winners still collected welfare benefits in Michigan. The state aims to crack down on 3,500 cases of welfare abuse with people living on food stamps and other free aid. The count stems from a 2012 state law that required [...]

Welfare Lottery Ban System Targets The Poor

Welfare users in North Carolina might face a lottery ban if a state lawmaker gets his way because he says the system targets the poor who don’t understand the odds of winning a jackpot. Welfare participants are part of a [...]