Socialism for Texas Farmersby Jacob G. Hornberger
Aug. 01, 2012
'People Could Go To Jail': OAN Reports WH Leakers Identified, Trump Set To Fire Three Staffers
Poll: 59% Of Democrats Believe Russia Changed Vote Tallies To Elect Trump
CNN: Manchester Bombing May Be 'Right-Wing False Flag'
Sweden: 70yo Woman Prosecuted For Complaining About Migrants Defecating In The Streets
Full Transcript Of Trump's Call With Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte Leaks
Texas farmers are suffering severe drought conditions. Thus, it should come as no surprise that Congress has decided to help them out with U.S. taxpayer dollars to the tune of around $600 million. It should also come as no surprise that Republicans are as energized about sending this welfare as Democrats are. Itís just another reflection of the socialist, paternalist, welfare-state mindset that pervades both political parties.
It wasnít always that way, of course. Americans once lived in a country in which this sort of thing was unfathomable. The idea of using government to tax people in order to send the money to other people was considered a moral abomination.