Sam Baca, MSW, sings a song he used to play as a member of the United Farm Workers, outside the historic Our Lady of Light Church in Cañoncito, one of the churches Baca helped restore.
Archive for December 2020
Mitzi Dean is the fifteenth minister to helm the Ministry of Children and Family Development since it was created in 1996. But she’s the first to have an extensive background in child protection and social work.
Prosecutors said NK under-reported her income as a licensed social worker and lied about her employment to fraudulently collect benefits from the state Department of Transitional Assistance, MassHealth, the federal Social Security Administration and the state Department of Early Education and Care. Above: Norfolk Superior Court
Biden — who has repeatedly pushed for Social Security cuts throughout his career — announced his selection of Center for American Progress president Neera Tanden as his choice to run the powerful White House Office of Management and Budget. A longtime aide to Hillary Clinton, Tanden touted her think tank’s 2010 proposal to reduce Social Security benefits in 2012, as Biden was pushing for such cuts in the Obama administration.
The campaign to build minimum standards formally commenced in 2018 when IFSW established an Interim Education Commission as a result of a number of IFSW member organisations stating that people working in social work education needed a global policy that could be used as an advocacy tool for improving education in their countries.