Reform in the 1990s
APUSH Museum Project- Wendy Campos
- The recipient is required to work within two years of the time they receive assistance.
- Limited the time of assistance to five years total
- Established "family caps" restricted additional benefits to mothers for children born while the mothers are already on public assistance
- The picture to the left shows President Bill Clinton signing this welfare program.
Reform effect on employment
Employment had been dropping before the new welfare reform but after it slowly began to rise.
The picture shows how Americans had begun to depend on welfare.
Many people were becoming to dependent on welfare reform.
- The picture to the right shows the logo for the enviromental protection agency
Clean the Air
Many fuels used can emit harmful gases.
There are cleaner ways of getting the energy needed.
Many factories use fuels with harmful waste products.
- The picture shows the evolution of the mobile phone during the 90s.
"Clean Air Act." EPA. Environmental Protection Agency, n.d. Web. 28 May 2013.
"20th Century Timeline." About.com Inventors. N.p., n.d. Web. 28 May 2013.
"Evolution Of Cell Phones | 90s Reality | Nineties Movies, Nineties Music, Nineties Lifestyles." 90s Reality Nineties Movies Nineties Music Nineties Lifestyles. N.p., n.d. Web. 28 May 2013.