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Jindal: “We Don’t Start Winning Majorities … by Insulting Our Voters.”

Summers Wrote: Nov 18, 2012 3:31 PM
OH, JUST STOP IT! Stop calling programs, like Social Security, welfare programs just because money is paid by the government. Good people, hard working people, paid into Social Security. It is not like welfare, Section 8 housing, the-baby-daddy-won't-pay-child-support, who-know-who-the-baby-daddy-be-support, free cell phones and other extravagant give-aways that are programs that have no source other than the working person's taxes. Many of them are duplicate, triplicate programs. George W. Bush, the non-conservative, started the free cell phone program in 2008. Shame on him and the GOP RINO CINOS for non-conservative programs that are unneeded and quickly mushroom.
ReddestNeck Wrote: Nov 18, 2012 3:36 PM
SS never was limited to some investment formula applied to what was paid in... that's the problem. It is semi-welfare.
Libs_Are_UsefulIdiots Wrote: Nov 18, 2012 3:35 PM

Soc. Sec. is the only real "Entitlement" program as people who paid into Soc. Sec., whether or not they wanted to, are ENTITLED to have their money RETURNED to them.

All the other programs are just "give away" programs and need to be stopped.

On Fox News Sunday Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal once again distanced himself from Mitt Romney’s unfortunate and divisive post-election remarks, and upbraided two Republican Senate candidates for “saying stupid things” during the 2012 election cycle:

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal continued his critique of the Republican Party and its 2012 presidential contender Mitt Romney on Sunday as he argued for the GOP to become a larger tent party.

Romney drew a firestorm of backlash from fellow Republicans when he told donors on a conference call that President Barack Obama defeated him because of so-called “gifts” that he gave to...