Can Cash Payments Help Atlanta’s Poor? | AJC
Buzz Brockway, a former Republican state legislator now at the right-leaning think tank Georgia Center for Opportunity, said he’s open to programs that provide a flexible hand-up for low-income families. But he said such initiatives should be focused on people who are working, actively seeking a job or in a training program.
“We think that what’s important is that people begin to earn their way to self-sufficiency,” he said.