Finally, and most importantly, there is an extremely large crossover between households that receive government benefits, and the workforce.
As much as forty percent of our nation’s full time workers must receive assistance. In other words, there are a whole lot of full time workers who simply can not earn enough to pay for their family’s needs.
So how do you feel about social safety nets? Are they a vital part of a government’s responsibility to its citizens, or a waste of money and an unfair burden on the upper middle class and wealthy, who have earned their keep?
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