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The idea that these programs contribute to the Federal fiscal problems is ridiculous.
Politically, we have only one Socialist Senator who cares more about us than the Haves. Only one.
We have Medicaid if we are young and sick and Medicare if we are old and sick and we have if we were lucky and worked, Social Security, which we paid for ourselves. That’s it. That’s all the Have-Nots have.
Source for Low-income programs as a percentage of US GDP. Those of us who would take a job in our stated area of expertise, do not even have access to unemployment insurance, based on shortened benefit eligibility guidelines in response to the claimed, if not fictional, ‘economic recovery’.