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  •  Republicans biggest recipients of CA welfare. (9+ / 0-)
    (He also uses the spanking new right-wing canard that California has 12% of the population and 32% of the welfare recipients,

     Modoc has the highest Republican registration of any county in California, it unfailingly elects anti-tax Republicans to office, and the vote here against last month's ballot measure that would have raised a variety of taxes was one of the most lopsided in the state. And yet, per capita, Modoc County gets more state taxpayer dollars than all but one of California's 58 counties.

    The prevailing attitude among the right-wing ranchers and modern hippies who define Modoc County is of fierce self-reliance - but more people here than just about anywhere else depend on welfare checks of some kind to get by.

    http://www.sfgate.com/...

    My Karma just ran over your Dogma

    by FoundingFatherDAR on Wed Jul 22, 2009 at 01:43:29 PM PDT

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