Same old conservative bull.
Post Tagged with: "social safety net"
Top Republican Mitch McConnell thinks people are “doing too good with food stamps” and other social programs.
Austerity is a weapon being used to strangle Greece’s economy. If Greece won’t play ball, then they’ll have to made an example of.
After New Jersey Governor Chris Christie argued for slashing Social Security benefits for wealthy people, conservative radio host Howie Carr threw a hissy fit.
Republicans Fighting To Expand The Pentagon’s Already Bloated Budget While Still Cutting Food Stamps
Republicans want to have their cake and eat it, too. But only if they can make sure the poor can’t eat at all.
Bernie Sanders is fired up more than ever, and rightly so. Republicans are prepared to cut social safety nets by $4.2 trillion, and Sanders isn’t going down without a fight.
Nancy Pelosi has the best “Happy Birthday” for John Boehner ever.
Following his offensive, racist comments about inner city poverty, the Congressional Black Caucus angrily invited Paul Ryan to share his thoughts with them.
Our traditional broadcast news networks report widely on both welfare and the minimum wage, but ignore how much low wages contribute to welfare spending.
Will Paul Ryan’s poverty plan actually help the poor, or is it more of the same old Tea Party rhetoric regarding cuts to the social safety net?
Bill Maher’s ‘New Rules’ are sometimes as simple as letting the actions of ‘compassionate’ conservative Christians speak for themselves
Cutting SNAP funding is one of the most Christian things that can be done, according to Ken Blackwell, of the Family Research Council. When confronted with the idea that cuts to SNAP would further hurt our country’s neediest people, Blackwell said to The Christian Post, “I think through empowering others […]
Why do we keep losing the fight for fairness, peace and prosperity? It’s time to stop letting the Right twist words and define the debate.
We would have gotten elected if it hadn’t been for you pesky kids and by ‘pesky kids’ I mean ‘Lazy Minorities!’
In a completely out of touch and, frankly, a stupid and heartless statement, Mitt Romney told O’ Brien that he doesn’t care about the very poor.
Why do the Republicans hate America for being America? During the Republican Debate on Saturday night, Michele Bachmann said that America should be more like China. In order to do this, Bachmann says we should get rid of our social safety net system.