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A Man's Home Is His Subsidy

exF14RIO Wrote: Jan 09, 2013 10:10 AM
"When the Govt can rob Peter to pay Paul, they can always count on the vote of Paul" - Geo. Bernard Shaw
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...