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Old 12-21-2007, 07:59 AM
 
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So out of 449,200 welfare families in California, 50.9% of them are
HISPANIC. And we are told that the mexicans are just poor people who are
very hard workers and they come here to work? Looks like the facts speak for
themselves.

http://www.acf.hhs.gov//programs/ofa/character/FY2006/tab08.htm (broken link)
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Old 12-21-2007, 09:26 AM
 
Location: Southern Arizona
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So out of 449,200 welfare families in California, 50.9% of them are
HISPANIC. And we are told that the mexicans are just poor people who are
very hard workers and they come here to work? Looks like the facts speak for
themselves.

WOW, Junkman . . . impressive "claim to fame" for California.

Out of that 50%, I wonder how many are in this country ILLEGALLY?
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Old 12-21-2007, 09:54 AM
 
Location: South Bay Native
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Check out Texas and New Mexico, if you think we've got it bad in CA.
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Old 12-21-2007, 11:25 AM
 
Location: Southern Arizona
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Check out Texas and New Mexico, if you think we've got it bad in CA.
Got that right, Don'tH8Me

Arizona has a whopping 50% as well, however, California has such a huge total.
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Old 12-21-2007, 11:33 AM
 
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Check out Texas and New Mexico, if you think we've got it bad in CA.

The grocery stores here on food stamp day (when the Lone Star Card is replenished) tell the true story about these "so-called" hard workers. Not a word of English is spoken and virturally everyone is loading up several carts and proudly paying with their Lone Star Credit card.
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Old 12-21-2007, 11:35 AM
 
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So out of 449,200 welfare families in California, 50.9% of them are
HISPANIC. And we are told that the mexicans are just poor people who are
very hard workers and they come here to work? Looks like the facts speak for
themselves.

http://www.acf.hhs.gov//programs/ofa/character/FY2006/tab08.htm (broken link)
Not only that -- many of those families are the very large hispanic families with the welfare mother having 8 or 9 kids. The non-hispanic welfare families tend to be quite a lot smaller - 1 or 2 kids.
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Old 12-21-2007, 12:14 PM
 
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WOW, Junkman . . . impressive "claim to fame" for California.

Out of that 50%, I wonder how many are in this country ILLEGALLY?
You can bet a whole bunch of them are illegal Makes me sick are Government wont do anything about it.
As someone else said it's not only California. It's spreading out like a disease.
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Old 12-21-2007, 01:16 PM
 
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So out of 449,200 welfare families in California, 50.9% of them are
HISPANIC. And we are told that the mexicans are just poor people who are
very hard workers and they come here to work? Looks like the facts speak for
themselves.

http://www.acf.hhs.gov//programs/ofa/character/FY2006/tab08.htm (broken link)
Isn't it great! And to think, the working middle class is paying for their sorry asses. Let's invite more in! I'm not poor enough. They haven't turned off my power, YET!
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Old 12-21-2007, 01:28 PM
 
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WOW, Junkman . . . impressive "claim to fame" for California.

Out of that 50%, I wonder how many are in this country ILLEGALLY?

I agree, but "claim to shame" may be a bit more appropriate!
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Old 12-21-2007, 04:29 PM
 
Location: Mesa, Az
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Not only that -- many of those families are the very large hispanic families with the welfare mother having 8 or 9 kids. The non-hispanic welfare families tend to be quite a lot smaller - 1 or 2 kids.
I will have to take your word for that; if I see more that three kids under the age of 10 with the same 'Latino' mother, I am surprised. Most of our Hispanic couples tend towards 1-2 children anymore.
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