Almost every seventh child in German is dependent on welfare funds

Almost every seventh child in German is dependent on welfare funds

Nearly every seventh child in Germany required assistance from Hartz IV last year, says the newest report from the German Federal Employment Agency (BA). Most of those children come from non-German families.

Welfare bill grows 50 percent in a decade

Welfare bill grows 50 percent in a decade

Majority supports Westerwelle in controversial welfare debate

Majority supports Westerwelle in controversial welfare debate

Westerwelle inflating the obvious on welfare, says Merkel

Westerwelle inflating the obvious on welfare, says Merkel

Scholz to raise permitted personal savings for Hartz IV

Scholz to raise permitted personal savings for Hartz IV

Minister says children don’t get equal chances in schools

Minister says children don’t get equal chances in schools

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Former VW execs charged in corruption case