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A Man's Home Is His Subsidy

Fooling Wrote: Jan 09, 2013 6:05 AM
SO many middle class handouts. People will freak when these can no longer be sustained. And since the American character is dead, will turn Left in a BIG WAY. Many of these folks are presently putative Republican conservatives. Take away that big mortgage or other deduction, the job consulting for govt. etc., and voila! You'll get a Marxist!
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...