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Resource ID: #9376
Subject: Children
Source: Dispatch (Columbus, Ohio)



Columbus Dispatch looks at the child welfare system and finds it in crisis; finds that the federal funding mechanisms promote placing children in foster homes rather than helping troubled families stay together; children are removed from homes based just on the poverty of the parents and with no evidence of abuse;the number of children entering the foster care system has doubled in the past five years, Dec. 13 - 15, 1992.

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