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March 03, 2013

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Neo

There was an analysis of incomes and benefits for Pennsylvania.
I you make $27k/yr you have an income+benefit level equal to some body making $67k/yr.
The problem is that, in between, it is lower.
So unless you can double your paycheck, it isn't worth trying any harder.

Neo

JUST IN — Abu Musab al-Zarqawi takes a break from having sex with Adolf Hitler to give Hugo Chavez his turn.

Frank Warner

Yes, Hell just got more hellish.

George

Here is that analysis.

"...the single mom is better off earning gross income of $29,000 with $57,327 in net income & benefits [after welfare] than to earn gross income of $69,000 with net income and benefits of $57,045."

Frank Warner

With how many children?

George

That study used "a one-parent family of three."

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