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Drug Testing TANF Recipients

February 1, 2008
Temporary Assistance to Need Families (TANF) benefits provide minimal, time-limited cash assistance to extremely poor mothers and children while moms gain work skills and seek jobs. Throughout the years the legislature has proposed laws that would require all recipients of TANF, to pass regular drug tests in order to receive benefits.

RAISING THE MINIMUM WAGE MORE VALUE FOR ARIZONA WORK

August 1, 2006
This paper describes who Arizona’s minimum wage workers are, explains why an updated minimum wage is important, and presents evidence that refutes the claim that increasing the minimum wage will weaken job growth.