HUFFINGTON POST
07/22/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Welfare Rolls Increasing In 23 Of The 30 Largest States

Welfare rolls, which were slow to rise and actually fell in many states early in the recession, now are climbing across the country for the first time since President Bill Clinton signed legislation pledging "to end welfare as we know it" more than a decade ago.

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