Wall Street Journal
49.1%: Percent of the population that lives in a
household where at least one member received some type of government
benefit in the first quarter of 2011.
Cutting government spending is no easy task, and it’s made more complicated by recent Census Bureau data showing that nearly half of the people in the U.S. live in a household that receives at least one government benefit, and many likely received more than one.-[Full Article]