Source: The Hill
quote: The solution is obvious, pay welfare recipients to have a one-time reversible vasectomy or tubal ligation.
quote: except far more effective as it removes reliance on personal responsibility.
quote: What about instead of money being handed out, they are simply given the food needed to survive - fresh vegetables, fruits, milk, bread. Then if they want to live better, they need to work for it.
quote: I am sure the great majority use the money for what they need, but if even 10% blow the money, it is too much.
quote: There is apparently also a way to pull cash off of the EBT card to buy things you can't purchase with the EBT (for instance, alcohol).
quote: Is that a big surprise given that the impoverished keep having children despite already being on welfare?Consider this 33 year old man making minimum wage, already has 30-kids
quote: If you do not feed your kids, you get in trouble for child neglect. If you keep having kids while on welfare and rely on others (the state / charities) to feed them, how is that any better?
quote: Remove all those tax loopholes and bailouts to corporations first, then don't allow product into the country that isn't following current domestic minimum wage and environmental/pollution laws.
quote: They shouldn't get away with undercutting capitalism by avoiding the law by moving elsewhere.
quote: Welfare is far cheaper than the kickbacks the corporations recieve.
quote: Then, if you want to discuss cutting welfare benefits to adults with no dependents that are capable of working but don't (like my lazy cousin and her on/off boyfriend), it won't be a big deal.
quote: Liberals are great at re-writing history to fit their ideology.
quote: Seems like, when it comes to the police state, elements of both parties are fully aligned.
quote: enough damaged has been caused that it will take 16 years of good leadership to fix it.
quote: Maybe I'm a pessimist, but even if Romney wins, so what? When almost half the country votes in line with a cult of big government, it's just a matter of time.