I Think Able Bodied People Should Be Kicked Off Welfare

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    It Makes Me Crazy.

    I have had a job since I was 15 years old.  Before that I worked on the family farm of helped out with my dad's cleaning business.  I have never been out of work for more than a very short time.  With that said, I have recently become acquainted with a...
    IndyNudist IndyNudist
    46-50, M
    12 Responses Jun 19, 2009

    I Believe In The Working Class. I Earned What I Have

    i think everyone who can work- should work. i am not going to do finger pointing or anything but Americans in general have gotten lazy and expect the finest possessions in return. it burns my insides to go to the checkout and see ppl buying steaks with food stamps. my parents the...
    deleted deleted
    Aug 20, 2013

    I Disagree

    There are not suitable jobs out there for everyone, and not enough incentive in some work-places. I've worked at some ****** of places! Thank goodness - I was able to retire early!
    startinover1 startinover1
    May 13, 2012

    There Goes the Neighborhood

    About a year ago, a Section 8 person was allowed to move into what used to be a nice, little community.  Since then, a marriage has broken up, a former alcoholic has started to re-use, neighbors are saddled with feeding, clothing and cleaning her 3-year old (Whom she puts...
    nomoreleeches nomoreleeches
    41-45, F
    8 Responses Jun 4, 2009

    Hell Yes

        ok i would understand if you can't find work or you have a medical / mental disability but if you don't have that and you can work . work . gees . most of my tax dollars go to mexicans who don't have a job . sorry for being racial and everything . and when they...
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    1 Response Aug 6, 2009


    Welfare is meant for people who CAN'T work, due to any illnesses including depression.  Also for people who have no revenue and cannot find work, it should be given to the one's with no work "temporarily" until they find work. What boggles my mind is that there are so...
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr
    36-40, F
    Oct 18, 2010
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