Mar 20, 2018 ~ Massive food stamp fraud uncovered - many millions of dollars ripped off the bloated system in each major city.
Mar 18, 2018 ~ Two Million Americans Got Off Food Stamps In Trump's First Year.
Dec 28, 2017 ~ Katherine Rodriguez, 'Seven Reasons 2017 Was the Year of the Food Stamp Turnaround.' More than 1.3 million people have dropped off the food stamp rolls since Trump became President dropping to the lowest usage and cost in 7 years.
Dec 28, 2017 ~ Social Security Beneficiaries Hit Record 62 million people including those on disability and dependents - now just 2 workers for every beneficiary, trillions in unfunded liabilities - no politician willing to address the shortfall.
Sep 25, 2017 ~ Tom Purcell, 'Spending Other People's Money' - when landlords charge a flat rate for utilities, renters run up bills many times what they otherwise would - this is exactly why government provided services cost so much. When things are 'free', people over consume. Basic economics
Sep 23, 2017 ~ Walter Williams, "The Welfare State's Legacy" 'The No. 1 problem among blacks is the effects stemming from a very weak family structure.' 75% of black children born are out of wedlock. Used to be 11%. Main cause of poverty, crime etc. Not 'a legacy of slavery' or due to racism.
Sep 23, 2017 ~ Matthew Continetti, 'Democrats Follow Bernie Sanders Off a Cliff' - endorse Single Payer, Medicare for All - So absurdly unaffordable that even ultra liberal Vermont and California had to reject it - reasons why it would be a disaster
Sep 9, 2017 ~ Hurricane Harvey - How the left mocks the victims - instant karma they say - calls them nazis and hypocrites - its not hypocritical to want minimal government and to accept government disaster aide - disaster aide is a legitimate govt function.
Aug 26, 2017 ~ Michael Tanner, "The Problem with the 'Otherwise, People Will Die' Argument for Big Government" Economic growth does more to save lives than any government program ever could. Big government and high taxes reduce economic growth. Nothing kills like poverty.
Aug 12, 2017 ~ Michael Tanner, 'Entitlements Are Out of Control. We are entering an economic death spiral' Totally unsustainable and getting worse. People rebel at the slightest cut back or slowdown in growth no matter how small. Bankruptcy is almost inevitable.
Aug 5, 2017 ~ Tori Richards, 'LA made $1.3B in illegal immigrant welfare payouts in just 2 years'. Democrats like to make the false claim that illegal immigrants are not eligible for welfare but this is just one city paying illegal immigrants billions of taxpayer dollars.
Jul 9, 2017 ~ Alabama's Food Stamp Experiment - After Alabama reinstated food-stamp work requirements for able-bodied adults without dependents, the rolls dropped by 85 percent.
Jun 11, 2017 ~ Rick Moran, '85% drop in food stamp recipients in AL counties where work requirement restarted' according to the Alabama Department of Human Resources. Predictable. 'During the Obama administration, the number of SNAP participants nearly doubled - as did the SNAP budget.'
Apr 17, 2017 ~ 15 Million Americans on Disability - huge fraud case exposed thousands of fraudulent claims with just one doctor, $550 million - just the tip of the iceberg - very easy to scam. SSA can't investigate most of the fraud.
Mar 24, 2017 ~ Entitlements - The Most Dangerous Addiction of Them All - Krauthammer, Will and Prager explain why entitlements are so difficult or even impossible to repeal even when it is obvious they are fiscally unsustainable. Anyone who tries to cut is vilified. Political suicide.
Dec 17, 2016 ~ Teresa Mull, 'Teacher Pension Crisis Is Punishing Children and Taxpayers' - $500 Billion shortfall - further proof that public sector unions and pension systems in general are unsustainable
Dec 13, 2016 ~ Nicholas Horton, 'Hundreds on Medicaid Waiting List Die After Illinois Expands ObamaCare' Expanded to include able-bodied adults. More than 650,000 able-bodies adults enroll since expansion. Crowded out the people Medicare was supposed to help. 750 have died waiting for care.
Nov 13, 2016 ~ Paul Ryan releases 'A Better Way' - path for country to move forward to sustainably fight poverty and provide health care, addresses the problem of not being worth it to find a job because of lost benefits - being totally ignored