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New Romney Ad: So, Obama Just Gutted the Successful Clinton-Era Welfare Reform Law

amfmem Wrote: Aug 07, 2012 1:11 PM
Hello, it's 2012. Bush isn't running for President.

To be candid, I wasn't sure if Team Romney had it in them to go after Obama on this issue because of the shrill, mindless race-baiting that would undoubtedly ensue.  Here's National Review's executive summary of the president's welfare madness: 

President Obama, through the Department of Health and Human Services, quietly released an official policy directive ... Utilizing an obscure legal device from the original Social Security Act, the administration claimed the right to waive the work requirements for able-bodied people that formed the backbone of a generation of welfare reform. This directive could...