The Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) Block Grant: A Primer on TANF Financing and Federal Requirements

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This report discusses the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) block grant that provides federal grants to the 50 states, the District of Columbia, American Indian tribes, and the territories for a wide range of benefits and activities. This report provides an overview of TANF financing and rules for state programs.

Creator(s): Falk, Gene
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: October 10, 2012
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Falk, Gene

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: October 10, 2012
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This report discusses the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) block grant that provides federal grants to the 50 states, the District of Columbia, American Indian tribes, and the territories for a wide range of benefits and activities. This report provides an overview of TANF financing and rules for state programs.

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25 pages.

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