During Twitter Town Hall Meeting President Obama Is Forced to Admit That Welfare Programs Lead to Dependency

Brian O’Connor
Weasel Zippers

A rare dose of truth from the hardest-working president in the world.

Conservative byte — During his Twitter Townhall on Wednesday, President Obama admitted that government welfare has created dependency. He noted:

I think we should acknowledge that some welfare programs in the past were not well designed and in some cases did encourage dependency. . . . As somebody who worked in low-income neighborhoods, I’ve seen it where people weren’t encouraged to work, weren’t encouraged to upgrade their skills, were just getting a check, and over time their motivation started to diminish. And I think even if you’re progressive you’ve got to acknowledge that some of these things have not been well designed.

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