Originally Posted by Swanman
The point from his statement is that 47% of the US population is hooked on government benefits, and that statement is completely untrue.
The funny thing is about a quarter of that 47% is made up of senior citizens, many of whom vote Republican.
It was just a stupid statement overall.
You're right. It's well over 47%.
"Well, it is one thing for Bill Clinton to say, I feel your pain. It is another thing for Barack Obama to say I feel your pain that I have caused." - George Will