Work Vs. Welfare? Which One Is Better?

Tribune 3:10 mins

At 57, Caroline Foye should be coasting toward her retirement. But she still out there, trying to balance her desire to make the most of her remaining years and still put food on the table. We met this jovial grandmother and dog lover in the courtyard of the James Weldon Johnson Houses in East Harlem. She currently survives off a combination of Social Security benefits, Food Stamps, and sporadic income from a home dog-grooming service.

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