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Bucky

(54,495 posts)
8. Jerry McLain is EXACTLY why we need a social welfare state. I hope we maintain a big gov't social safety net.
Mon Apr 15, 2024, 02:05 PM
Apr 2024

Competitive markets produce winners and losers. Losing in the stock market is not a good reason to starve.

I just hope Republicans don't succeed in killing food stamp programs. They'll be hurting Trump's marks along with all the hard-working poor that the GOP hates.

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