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Here we see a breakdown of the public assistance and related programs. Supplemental Security Income (SSI) represents $35.3 billion or 1.43% of the total budget. Cut it? Some of it? Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) cost $21.3 billion in 2005 representing .86% of the total budget. The majority of these funds are received by
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Unformatted text preview: single parent females with children. Cut it? Cut some of it? What? Low Income Home Energy Assistance runs $2.1 billion or .085% of the federal budget. These funds are granted to means tested low income individuals (mainly the elderly), or families to assist primarily with home heating. Cut it? Cut some? Modify it? Let me know? 17...
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This note was uploaded on 12/29/2011 for the course ECO 210 taught by Professor Malls during the Fall '10 term at SUNY Stony Brook.

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