Thanks to welfare, lower-income Americans often find themselves living to a lifetime of government dependence rather than a lifetime with advancement or dreams.
Trump must simultaneously reign in welfare and reach out to the poor.
Didn’t report improper payment estimates
The District’s welfare system has a poor track record of helping people transition to work.
State reportedly knows about the violations, but hasn’t enforced the law
‘The fact that some people are using welfare for weed is outrageous’
Data goes back over 20 years
Can’t afford pot? Not to worry
Two Decades Ago, Americans Blamed Poverty On Laziness. Now They Blame 'Circumstances Beyond People's Control'
Shifts most dramatic among Democrats, women
‘If you really cared, you’d talk about the problems they have’
‘It’s actually about tough love and giving people a hand up than a handout’
Welfare director develops elaborate scheme to steal taxpayer dollars to feed gambling habit
‘Poverty is not just the absence of money, but also the absence of opportunity’
‘Maligns people who are incredibly needy’
‘These costs do not even include the hundreds of millions of dollars spent annually for education’
Hawaiians on welfare earn 167% of the state’s median salary
‘Poverty is no longer an issue of ‘them,’ it’s an issue of ‘us”
A spoonful of sugar to help immigration reform go down