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Selected block grants

Anthony C. Moretti

Selected block grants

purposes, funding and controversies

by Anthony C. Moretti

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Published by Nova Science Publishers in Hauppauge, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Block grants

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementeditor, Anthony C. Moretti
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHJ275.2 .S45 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24842733M
    ISBN 109781613246504
    LC Control Number2011015627

      CDBG is a series of block grants made to states and municipalities. Local organizations parcel out the funds, which are integral to the operation of many community-based non-profits. A block grant, by contrast, would allow states the flexibility to subsidize private-health-insurance premiums regardless of whether the plans the enrollees selected met federal : John Daniel Davidson.

    Converting SNAP to a block grant would rob it of its most important structural feature: the guarantee it provides across the country to help low-income households afford Some Republican leaders have proposed block-granting the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP, formerly known as the Food Stamp Program) or capping its funding and merging it with other. One person may be selected to receive the awards in both categories. In defining the term, “original work,” the committee may consider books that are traditional in origin, if the book is the result of original research and the retelling and interpretation are the writer’s own.

    Assault Racing Products A Small Block Chevy Finned Polished Aluminum Tall Style Valve Cover Retro SBC. Opinions on Block Grants, the Dog Whistle of Policy. A block grant is a chunk of money given to a state. The problem with block grants is they can act as a trick to defund programs at a state level. Below is a short discussion on the problem with block grants, from a liberal perspective that considers the conservative perspective.


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Selected block grants by Anthony C. Moretti Download PDF EPUB FB2

Block grants are a form of grant-in-aid that the federal government uses to provide state and local governments a specified amount of funding to assist them in addressing broad purposes Selected Block Grants: Purposes, Funding and Controversies (Government Procedures and Operations): Anthony C.

Moretti: : Books. Block grants have been a part of the American federal system since They are one of three general types of grant-in-aid programs: categorical grants, block grants, and general revenue sharing.1 These grants differ along three defining characteristics: the range of federal control over.

Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Programs. CDBG Colonias Set-Aside - requires the border states of Arizona, California, New Mexico and Texas to set-aside a percentage of their annual state CDBG allocations.

The set-aside is used in the Colonia to help provide Colonias residents with potable water, adequate sewer systems, or decent, safe. 20 Outstanding Leadership and Business Books You Should Read This Year, Selected by Adam Grant Who better than a leading organizational psychologist, award-winning podcast host.

Unlike Block Grants, Entitlement Program Funding Responds to Need. Consider an economic downturn that fuels a sudden increase in people who are entitled to an entitlement program’s benefits. Funding for these programs responds automatically to the increased need.

By assisting people when times are tough, entitlements also help stabilize the economy. Block grants would eliminate that guarantee. Block grants provide a finite amount of funding each year, with the amount going to each state determined by a formula.

If circumstances changed during that year, states would be unable to meet an increased enrollment or other fluctuations.

Block grants are large chunks of money given to state and local authorities by the federal government for general purposes, such as public enforcement, law enforcement, or community development. Capacity Building Initiative Program: Project Grants Cultivate: Sector Development Project Grant Grants to Literary and Arts Magazines Support to Book Publishing: Block Grants Support to Book Publishing: Emerging Publisher Grants; have had total revenues exceeding $30 in each of the last 3 years (some exceptions may be considered).

Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. Block grant refers to a grant-in-aid of a specified amount from the federal government of the United States to individual states and local governments to help support various broad purpose programs, such as law enforcement, social services, public health, and community development.

Block grants have less oversight from the federal government and provide flexibility to each state in terms of designing and implementing programs. Block grants, categorical grants. Display results with all search words % End of search results. Block grants have been in use since the s but have fallen from favor in recent years.

The grant amounts are awarded according to a formula Author: Will Kenton. This law also maintained states’ authority to transfer up to 10% of their TANF block grants to the SSBG.

In addition to annual appropriations contained in the FY Omnibus, many programs also received FY funding from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA), signed into law by President Obama on Febru (P.L.

Block grants were first enacted during the Johnson administration, in Three subsequent surges in the use of block grants occurred during the Nixon, Reagan, and Clinton administrations.

Experience with block grants offers several lessons. The real value of block grant funding tends to diminish over time. Once in operation, Congress gradually erodes the flexibility of block grants.

The Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) block grant provides federal grants to the 50 states, the District of Columbia, the territories, and American Indian tribes for a wide range of benefits, services, and activities.

It is best known for helping states pay for cash welfare for needy. A block grant is a noncompetitive, formula grant mandated by the U.S. Congress. Eligible entities must submit an annual application to demonstrate statutory and regulatory compliance in order to receive the formula-based funding.

SAMHSA is responsible for two block grant programs: Substance Abuse Prevention and Treatment Block Grant (SABG). The Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) does not provide direct grants to individuals; CSBG does not charge a fee for receiving a grant.

If you receive a message offering you a CSBG grant or requesting a fee, please contact the U.S. Department of Health and. The Preventive Health and Health Services (PHHS) Block Grant Program (Notice of Funding Opportunity OT) provides federal funding for 61 recipients: all 50 states, the District of Columbia, 2 American Indian tribes, 5 US territories, and 3 freely associated states.

This program gives recipients the ability to address prioritized public. This dates back at least until the s. President Ronald Reagan pushed Medicaid block grants inHouse Speaker Newt Gingrich in and President George W. Bush in The first U.S.

Block Grants The first five block grants were established by the United States federal government from the mid's to the mid's. The initial block grants were the Community Development Block Grant, the Partnership for Health Act, the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act, the Comprehensive Employment and Training Act.

Prevention and Treatment Block Grant funds to Implement SSPs. This guidance was developed in accordance with HHS’s Implementation Guidance for Syringe Services Programs (SSPs): On DecemPresident Barack Obama signed the Consolidated Appropriations Act, (Pub.

L. ),File Size: 88KB. Block grants have become a contentious partisan issue. Republicans have touted block grants as a way to give more power and flexibility to states in administering federal : Danielle Kurtzleben.Get the tools you need to help make a difference in your community with Select Books from The Ford Family Foundation.

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