The Ultimate Welfare Queen

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By Don Valentine & Nicole Nutting

      She said: Don, do you re-member when the whole “welfare queen” scandal was ginned up by Republicans in the Reagan era? Supposedly the welfare rolls were chock full of lazy people of color. This hoax was perpetuated to justify smaller government spending (and veiled racism). “Oh dear, our tax dollars are being wasted by the hordes who simply refuse to work–quick, cut them off!”

Today I posit that the biggest welfare queen of ALL TIME currently sits in the Oval...