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60% of children rescued from sex trafficking were reportedly in the foster care system

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, June 10, 2015 at 8:45pm 6/10/2015 at 8:45pm

Most of us are aware of the maladies racking government entitlement programs like SNAP and Medicaid. But there’s another government run program whose implications are arguably the worst of all — foster care.

The statistics are horrifying. According to the Foundation for Government Accountability:

  • 60% of children rescued from sex trafficking report being...
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Debt-Laden Greece Hands Control to the Far Left

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at 8:30am 1/27/2015 at 8:30am

The economy of Greece has been a disaster for years due to massive entitlement and pension programs. Decades of overspending finally caught up with the Greek government in 2010, when their financial system nearly collapsed.

Other countries in the European Union, notably Germany, loaned Greece billions on the condition that Greece would...

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Drug testing before welfare benefits? Not so fast.

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 8, 2014 at 8:30am 12/8/2014 at 8:30am

Last week, the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals struck down as unconstitutional a Florida law requiring suspicionless drug testing of all applicants seeking Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) benefits. Luis Lebron (with the help of the ACLU) sued the State of Florida after he was denied public assistance after failing...

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