The Contrarian

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USA—The Incredible Welfare State For All

The ‘accomplishment’ of the U.S Congress over the past four decades was fostering the huge expansion of welfare. That is the legacy of the Reids, the Pelosis, the Schumers, the Waters, the Conyers and all those who now criticize the current president for the smallest items. They bought the votes of those who vote with the freebies promised and then paid for by the tax payers. According to the definition of elections: “It’s the advance auction of stolen goods.”

We all agree that needed people should get help However, there should be tougher eligibility requirements. Read below to see that the number of people receiving money or equivalents from the government is starting to outnumber the people working and paying into the government. That is dangerous to our society.

These numbers (sent to us by a reader) help explain why these last eight years were disastrous for the USA. These are Eye Opening Numbers. This is what bothers a lot of people about Trump. He won’t accept a can’t do attitude, or inexperienced, incompetent performance. He will get results; it just might not be smooth or pretty. Here are some amazing stats: Make sure you read to the bottom. An eye opener !

  1. These 10 States now have more people on welfare than they do employed !
  • California
  • New Mexico
  • Mississippi
  • Alabama
  • Illinois
  • Kentucky
  • Ohio
  • New York
  • Maine, and
  • South Carolina
  1. Last month, the Senate Budget Committeereports that in fiscal year 2012, between foodstamps, housing support, child care, Medicaid and other benefits, the average U.S. Household below the poverty line received $168.00 a day in government support. What’s the problem with that much support?  Well the average household income in America is just over $50,000, which averages out to $137.13 a day.

To put it another way, being on welfare now pays the equivalent of $30.00 an hour for 40 hour week, while the average job pays $24.00 an hour.

  1. Check the last set of statistics. The percentage of each past president’s cabinetwho had worked in the private business sector prior to their appointment to the cabinet. You know what the private business sector is: A real-life business not a government job.

Here are the percentages:

  • 38% T. Roosevelt
  • 40% Taft
  • 52% Wilson
  • 49% Harding
  • 48% Coolidge
  • 42% Hoover
  • 50% F. D. Roosevelt
  • 50% Truman
  • 57% Eisenhower
  • 30% Kennedy
  • 47% Johnson
  • 53% Nixon
  • 42% Ford
  • 32% Carter
  • 56% Reagan
  • 51% GH Bush
  • 39% Clinton
  • 55% GW Bush
  • 8% Obama
  • 90% Trump

This helps explain the bias, if not the incompetence, of the last administration: ONLY 8% of them have ever worked in private business!

That’s right! Only eight percent – the least, by far of the last 19 presidents! And these people tried to tell our corporations how to run their businesses?

How could Obama, president of a major nation and society, the one with the most successful economic system in world history, stand and talk about business when he’s never worked for one?

Or about jobs when he has never really had one? And, when it’s the same for 92% of his senior staff and closest advisers? They’ve spent most of their time in academia, government, and/or non-profit jobs or as “community organizers.”

On the other hand, the Trump administration has 90% businessmen and women according to this report.

What do you think is better for the country?

You will NEVER see these facts in the main stream media, or from the alphabet networks.


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