Maine Governor Curbs Public Assistance To ‘Able-Bodied’ Recipients Unless They Work

Ben Bullard Personal Liberty Digest 7/25/2014

Acting on the order of Republican Governor Paul LePage, the Maine Department of Health and Human Services announced Wednesday the State would stop administering Federal food stamp benefits to capable residents who do not hold jobs, receive job training or do volunteer work.

In a statement, the Governor explained […]

86M Full-Time Private-Sector Workers Sustain 148M Benefit Takers

Terence P. Jeffrey CNSNews.com 4/16/2014

…All told, including both the welfare recipients and the non-welfare beneficiaries, there were 151,014,000 who “received benefits from one or more programs” in the fourth quarter of 2011. Subtract the 3,212,000 veterans, who served their country in the most profound way possible, and that leaves 147,802,000 non-veteran benefit takers.

The […]

Wall Street adviser: Actual unemployment is 37.2%, 'misery index' worst in 40 years

Paul Bedard The Washington Examiner 1/21/2014

Don’t believe the happy talk coming out of the White House, Federal Reserve and Treasury Department when it comes to the realunemployment rate and the true “Misery Index.” Because, according to an influential Wall Street advisor, the figures are a fraud.

In a memo to clients provided to Secrets, […]

Another Day In Paradise & American Taxpayers Are Paying For It

Mass Tea Party YouTube 8/9/2013

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Food Stamp Nation: R.I. Town Shows Leftism’s Dead End

Editorial Investors.com 3/20/2013

Food Stamp Nation: A little town in Rhode Island shows where liberalism and all its talk of economic “security” ultimately leads — a stale economy and suffocating dependence on big government.

In a surprisingly candid and lengthy expose, the Washington Post described how Woonsocket, an economically depressed town in Rhode Island, has […]

Dems preserve US-Mexico food stamp ‘partnership,’ while USDA prepares for meat inspector furloughs

FoxNews.com 3/18/2013

Salmonella outbreaks. E. coli outbreaks. Millions of dollars in economic losses.

These are among the scenarios the Obama administration warned about last month as it claimed the sequester would force the U.S. Department of Agriculture to furlough meat inspectors.

But while the administration prepares to take that step, it continues to pursue a […]