Always the ones to punch down on poor people, and always the first ones with their hands out for government funds.
Expect more grandstanding over this to proceed immediately from the right.
In the end, they were too afraid they'd lose federal money.
This is why block grants are a terrible idea.
The beatings will continue in Missouri until morale improves.
Also no rent, no swimming and especially no fortune tellers!
Fox News' latest report on recipients of government assistance is just a distraction, but there's still a message for lawmakers there.
The Texas State Senate has unanimously approved a bill that would require every welfare applicant to be "screened" for drug abuse before receiving assistance.
Melissa Harris-Perry let the lawmakers in Tennessee know what she thought of the bill they introduced, which is advancing this week, that would tie welfare benefits to children's grades.
Here we go with Mike Huckabee and former HHS Secretary and now candidate for Senate, Tommy Thompson pushing the latest right wing freakout over something the Obama administration is doing to help Americans who are struggling and looking for work in
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