Definitions for public assistance

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U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Public Assistance

    Financial assistance to impoverished persons for the essentials of living through federal, state or local government programs.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Janet Hale:

    Even though we try to keep a professional distance, we become involved with the family over time, it warms my heart to see single mothers or struggling families make it, get good jobs, and get off public assistance.

  2. San Francisco Democrat Mark Leno:

    Despite our recovering economy, millions of Californians, many of them children, continue to live in poverty, full-time workers in this state should not be forced onto public assistance simply because they earn the minimum wage.

  3. Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal:

    It has been shocking to see reports of the alleged activities taking place at Planned Parenthood facilities across the country. Planned Parenthood does not represent the values of the people of Louisiana and shows a fundamental disrespect for human life. It has become clear that this is not an organization that is worthy of receiving public assistance from the state.


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