welfare

Commentary: Authentic Liberal Gibberish
We had a conversation on-air today about government transfer payments.  I described all of them as being the “dole”.  A disabled veteran rightly took exception.  He made his deposit in service of his country.  Now we need to keep our end of the bargain…
Commentary: Food Stamps for Dope Dealers?
Mario Cuomo once told me my perception of welfare was wrong.  The late Governor of New York insisted most welfare recipients weren’t a troop of lazy men “guzzling beer” on a street corner (they sounded like fun guys).  Instead he argued most reci…