Originally Posted by longhornfan1234
I'm a moderate Republican. It was hard for me to read this bullshit. Contrary to modern myth, there was not a hoard of people just dying and starving before welfare. Charity and private unemployment insurance and associations like lodges all addressed the need. When welfare was created though the insurance and lodger were crowded out and charity shrank. Shit now...if welfare went away it would be a big mess.
poor people will get private insurance
charity will fill in the gaps
and this fool wants to say everyone else believes in myths.