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A Man's Home Is His Subsidy

c5c5c5 Wrote: Jan 09, 2013 5:24 AM
glenn, This along with countless others will continue to create more holes in your wallet to suck out your money. My prediction is that government spending on transfers like this will not stop until the government ceases to function. There are too many people who are not willing to stop these payments. They look upon them as doing the "right and moral" thing despite evidence that it does not help much at all. Do-gooders will not stop their fantasies until their means are destroyed. And this do-gooder attitude is not just for Progressives...the GOP will hold onto their favorite government projects as well.
The Obama administration now proposes to spend millions more on handouts, despite ample evidence of their perverse effects.

Shaun Donovan, secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development, says, "The single most important thing HUD does is provide rental assistance to America's most vulnerable families -- and the Obama administration is proposing bold steps to meet their needs." They always propose "bold steps."

In this case, HUD wants to spend millions more to renew Section 8 housing vouchers that help poor people pay rent.

The Section 8 program ballooned during the '90s to "solve" a previous government failure: crime-ridden public...