AFDC


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Related to AFDC: Food stamps

AFDC

abbr.
Aid to Families with Dependent Children

AFDC

or A.F.D.C.,

Aid to Families with Dependent Children.
Translations

AFDC

[ˌeɪɛfdiːˈsiː] n abbr (Am) =Aid to Families with Dependent ChildrenA.F. =assegni familiari
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The economic importance of the AFDC and Food Stamp benefits seems roughly constant across the specifications.
NOTES: AFDC is Aid to Families with Dependent Children.
The core of The War on Welfare explores the critically important twenty-year period between 1964 and 1984 in which AFDC became defined as a failed experiment.
Finally, as the successful deployment of EVs and PHEVs will largely hinge on drivers' ability to charge their vehicles quickly and conveniently the AFDC provides consumers and fleets with location information for more than 600 charging stations through the Alternative Fueling Station Locator.
A 2005 AFDC study indicated that 28 percent of Lebanese forests are at risk of burning if nothing is done to prevent future fires.
However, documenting the impact that AFDC benefits have on default rates has important policy implications for the current welfare system, Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF), which replaced AFDC in the late 1990s.
Another study of welfare recidivism comes from Blank and Ruggles [1994], who use 1986 and 1987 panels of the SIPP to examine a 28-month national sample of AFDC recipients.
Families whose incomes and resources exceed the gross income and asset limits set for AFDC or AFDC-UP recipients but who would otherwise qualify for these programs are eligible for Medi-Cal through the MN program.
We plan on having AFDC distribute our product to Oklahoma customers from our Durant production facility once it is online.
The next section provides an overview of bankruptcy laws, UI, and AFDC.
It is of interest, therefore, to investigate which group of women--TANF or AFDC recipients--fared better economically after they exited from TANF and AFDC.
Qualified members of families receiving assistance under the AFDC program (or a successor program);