The end of Western welfare?

Vandevelder, Paul
October 2008
High Country News;10/13/2008, Vol. 40 Issue 18, p29
The author reflects on the notion of the welfare state in the U.S. The author argues that U.S. politicians, particularly those from the West, are dependent on federally funded programs to survive. He emphasized that the recent financial crisis faced by the country could affect the "welfare state" enjoyed by the West.


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