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"Poor" Households Getting $168 in Welfare Per Day from Taxpayers

OnAllisonsSword Wrote: Dec 07, 2012 4:59 PM
I know this. Obama is a friend of the poor. He believes in social justice. He isnt just mouthing the words and nodding at the sentiments. He REALLY is as disgusted as I am at the wealth gap.
sfirmin Wrote: Dec 07, 2012 6:56 PM
so the fruits of your labor should go to illegals and their families, or someone whose 4 kids has four different fathers, or capable people who game the system...come on...shouldn't you come before them. It's not social justice he believes in, he believes the government should be in control of everthing you and I do. He is a Maxist and will ruin this country in the next four years. Close the wealth gap by working harder, or stop enveying your neighbors good fortune.
Quintus_T_Cicero Wrote: Dec 07, 2012 5:16 PM
So why is Obumphuck NOT giving his millions to the poor or donating the money to the government?
Simplecaveman Wrote: Dec 07, 2012 5:11 PM
So why doesn't Barry take a pay cut? Why doesn't he stimulate the economy so that the poor can get back to work? He believes in making everybody equally miserable.
Bufa Wrote: Dec 07, 2012 5:07 PM
Sure he is.

That's why his policies have increased energy costs 20 some percent which increases costs of goods and services at the same time, which affects the poor more.

Because he cares about them.

Great logic Allison. And you libs wonder why we think you guys are retarded.
Petrus64 Wrote: Dec 07, 2012 5:00 PM
He loves poor people so much, he is going to create Millions more.

Finally something we agree on.

He's wealthy. He must be disgusted with himself?

It's official. Taxpayers are no longer simply helping the poor, they're subsidizing the lives of welfare recipients at a better rate than their own. The Senate Budget Committee has released a report showing households living below the poverty line and receiving welfare payments are raking in the equivalent of $168 per day in benefits which come in the form of food stamps, housing, childcare, healthcare and more. The median household income in 2011 was $50,054, totaling $137.13 per day. The worst part? Welfare payments are equivalent to making $30 per hour for 40 hours a week. The median wage for...