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Journal Issue: Children and Welfare Reform Volume 12 Number 1 Winter/Spring 2002

Five Commentaries: Looking to the Future
Wendell E. Primus Ron Haskins Fernando A. Guerra Eloise Anderson Barbara B. Blum

Introduction

To provide an array of perspectives about policy changes to benefit children that might be considered during reauthorization of the federal welfare reform law in 2002, we asked five experts across various disciplines and backgrounds to respond to this question: "How can supports and services for low-income families be improved under welfare reform to help ensure positive outcomes for children?" Their responses follow.