Republican Vice Presidential candidate, Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., makes an appearance at the Iowa State Fair in Des Moines, Monday, Aug. 13, 2012. (AP Photo/Robert Ray)

Republicans Claim 1/3 of Citizens On ‘Welfare’ – Ryan’s Budget Would Slash Aid

(MintPress) – A recent report generated by a group of Republicans on the United States Senate Budget Committee suggests that more than 100 million people, or around one-third of the U.S. population, are on some form of federal welfare. The report accounts for many more facets of public assistance other than the banner headline of temporary […]