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originally posted by: Woodcarver
They can also get free healthcare. Just walkinto the emergency room with a cough and you and i will pay for our most qualified physicians to write a prescription.
originally posted by: Phage
a reply to: musicismagic
In this country, the welfare comes to your house, they check for ashtrays, beer in the fridge and cleanliness of your living conditions.
Not quite as stringent in the US. But contrary to what some believe, those who are in the country illegally are not eligible for federal government assistance but some states do allow for basic needs (food through SNAP, some healthcare).