government dependence

An Open Letter to President-elect Trump

President-elect Trump, we do not want to 'repeal and replace' Obamacare any more than we want to 'fix' Common Core, or 'tinker' with HUD's Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing. We want these centrally controlled mandates run down, rooted out wherever they lead, and vaporized until there is no trace they ever existed.

65% of Children Live in Households on Fed. Aid

Terence P. Jeffrey, CNS News

How to be dependent on government is now one of the earliest life lessons America is teaching nearly a supermajority of children.

The Problem is Dependency, Not Poverty

Walter Williams, GOP USA

There's very little guts in the political arena to address the basic causes of poverty. To do so risks being labeled as racist, sexist, uncaring and insensitive. That means today's dependency is likely to become permanent.

End of the Line for the Welfare State?

Patrick J. Buchanan, Human Events

The more liberal the welfare state, the greater the disincentive to work and the more ruinous the impact upon a nation’s work ethic. The CBO's damning Obamacare report has just given us a statistical measure of that truth.

The War on Women and The Family

William Tucker, Human Events

By concentrating solely on material goods and ignoring the personal and spiritual elements, however, the minions of the welfare state have managed to create a far more debilitating form of poverty – the poverty of never knowing the security of an intact human family.

Opportunity, Not Entitlements, Is the Path Forward

Dr. Ben S. Carson, Washington Times

Obama is wrong that raising minimum wage will fix income inequality.

Huckabee's Birth Control Comments Misconstrued?

Caleb Howe, Right Scoop

On The Five, Greg Gutfeld responds to the 'controversy' over remarks made by Mike Huckabee on how Dems treat women. Huckabee was not referring to any truths about women. The so-called controversy is the MSM trying to gin up their phoney war on women by intentionally misrepresenting what was said.

Tyranny & Dependency: Our Parasites

Daren Jonescu, American Thinker

Beware the uniquely intractable form of tyranny that is currently metastasizing throughout the world, namely the rule of an authoritarian plurality of societal parasites.

AARP to Seniors: Get on Food Stamps

Caroline May, Daily Caller

PA chapter of the AARP is urging seniors to enroll in food stamps in a statewide campaign.