welfare

Louie Gohmert Says He Got Into Congress To Stop Single Moms From Getting Welfare (Video)

Louie Gohmert Says He Got Into Congress To Stop Single Moms From Getting Welfare (Video)

Thursday, U.S. Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-TX) revealed the reason he became a congressman: He was upset that single mothers were having up to “15 babies” in order to received as much welfare as possible and he wanted to put an end to it, rehashing former president Ronald Reagan’s ‘Welfare Queen’ talking point. If it weren’t […]

Elisabeth Hasselbeck Believes Air Conditioning Is “The Ugly Side Of Welfare”(Video)

Elisabeth Hasselbeck Believes Air Conditioning Is “The Ugly Side Of Welfare”(Video)

On “FOX & Friends”, the crew did a segment on folks who receive welfare and all the things they have in their homes. Before she showed a clip of  FOX Business host John Stossel interviewing people on the street, Hasselbeck raised the question: “Do these folks really need to be on welfare”? Here’s some of […]

Stephen Colbert on the Witch Hunt of the Disabled(Video)

Stephen Colbert on the Witch Hunt of the Disabled(Video)

Inspired by the story of an Oregan man who sent out fliers naming people who receives disability benefits, but feels these recipients are faking it and their votes are a threat to the Republic, while also anonymously signing his name as “Artemis of the wildland“, Comedy Central host Stephen Colbert satirically shows his support for […]

GOP Overrides Welfare Drug Testing Veto From N.C. Governor (Video)

GOP Overrides Welfare Drug Testing Veto From N.C. Governor (Video)

The GOP,and a few Democrats, in the N.C. state legislature passed a law requiring that people applying for TANF (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families) be drug tested to qualify. Surprisingly, Governor Pat McCrory (R) vetoed the bill, possibly because in instances where it has been implemented before it has costs more money than expected and […]