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Your Money at Work: Welfare Cash Spent on Strippers, Booze and Porn Shops

Robert2435 Wrote: Jan 07, 2013 11:28 AM
I hate to confuse you with facts, but as a nation, we spend an average of almost $21,000 per person on welfare, or $63,000 for a family of 3. (I did the math for you, since by your posts you don't seem capable of doing it on your own.) Tell me what family can't live off $63K per year? The reason they can't is because almost $0.80 of every dollar goes towards administration of the program and fraud within the program. That is about $1 TRILLION per year towards welfare (which increased almost 41% under B. Hussein Obama. Here are some facts for you: "The federal government currently funds 126 separate and often overlapping anti-poverty programs. For example, there are 33 housing programs, run by four different cabinet departments."

If you earn a middle class paycheck like a lot of Americans do, you saw your Social Security taxes increase last week thanks to the so called fiscal cliff deal passed by Congress and signed into law by President Obama. Considering the system is totally broke, losing that extra cash to the government "lock box" makes you think about where that money, and the rest of your tax dollars are actually going. The New York Post has discovered through an investigation that welfare recipients using EBT cards (which work like debit cards filled with taxpayer money, just swipe and...