Federal government wastes money on social programs

2013-03-29T00:00:00Z 2013-03-29T17:56:07Z Federal government wastes money on social programs nwitimes.com
March 29, 2013 12:00 am

Thomas Markovich and Charles Hosszu are so right. Not enough money for the USS Lincoln, but always enough money for Air Force One to fly the queen and king around.

Social Security was intended for people who work their whole life, not the personal bank account for the government to raid. Social Security is not for people who have no intention of ever working, with few exceptions.

People today are getting divorced, yet living at the same address so I pay for their children. That needs to be investigated. Food stamps were intended for people who lost their jobs or had an unexpected hardship, not for people to live off for life.

Years ago, having babies was so great; getting to watch them grow up and succeed in life. Now, having babies is a way of income. They should deduct money for each child you cannot afford.

What happened to the father’s responsibility? “Papa was a Rolling Stone” was a song, now it’s a way of life

- Rick R. Hecimovich, St. John

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