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If implemented, proposed laws would provide greater protection to children in #fostercare against having their federal benefits seized.

Most local child welfare agencies in Minnesota routinely collect federal benefits belonging to foster youth to reimburse themselves for the cost of foster care. But by federal law, the government should be paying for the cost of care, not children.https://imprintnews.org/foster-care/minnesota-other-states-aim-to-curb-benefit-seizure/65167#.YoZmLQ3TgSM.twitter