In majority of states, welfare pays more than minimum wage

In majority of states, welfare pays more than minimum wage

…In some cases, 2 to 3 times more. That’s right: in 35 states, you can make more money sitting at home collecting welfare than working a minimum-wage job.

blog4

According to Mr. Conservative,

The study goes to prove that Obama’s handouts are generating a society that–out of common sense–would rather sit at home and wait for their check than actually go and work for less.

This all comes at the times where U.S. citizens and politicians are continually arguing in effort to raise the minimum wage.:  Claiming that they don’t get paid enough for the work they do let alone live, several workers have taken to going on strike.

Of course, they’re claiming they would need $15 an hour to flip burgers, but you can understand their frustration.:  When you don’t get paid enough to live off of and would, in fact get paid more to stay home since Obama has done away with Welfare reform, who wouldn’t be frustrated?

Indeed–who would bother putting in the hours at a tedious and/or physically exhausting low-wage job when it pays less: than doing nothing?

Also see: 15 Reasons Why Barack Obama Is the Greatest President In American History!

Related Articles

Surprise, Surprise, The Boston Globe Is Finding That Americans Support The NSA’s Data Mining

The Boston Globe did a man on the street piece about the NSA data mining that they undoubtedly hoped would

Quote Of The Day: McCain Smacks Obama On Vets

Unlike Senator Obama, my admiration, respect and deep gratitude for America’s veterans is something more than a convenient campaign pledge.”

Sheila Dixon Demonstrates the Advantage of Shrillary for VP

There is one good reason for BHO to put Shrillary on the ticket. When his administration inevitably comes under fire

comments

Share This

Share this post with your friends!