foxnews.com – New York City’s new Democratic mayor is planning to unravel the country’s largest local “workfare” program – which ties work requirements to welfare benefits – and revert to what critics are calling an old-fashioned “entitlement” system. Supporters of the move say the overhaul will end a “punitive” program that forces participants to work in low-end jobs with little more than a welfare check to show for it.

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