DEAR AMERICA: Guess Who Gets MORE Money; Children of ‘Refugees’ or Poor U.S. Kids?

Take a WILD guess who is getting more help from the U.S. government. You would probably guess that our children at home are getting the help of your tax dollars…but this is the reality:

America loves kids, but Uncle Sam has a favorite: children of refugees.

Among recipients of food stamps, welfare cash and Social Security payments, refugee children receive more in taxpayer-funded aid than children of citizens, according to a new report on federal spending from the pro-immigration Migration Policy Institute.

For example, 30 percent of refugee children live in households that received food stamps from 2009-13.

Among American children, the number was 27 percent, said the report titled, “Young Children of Refugees in the United States: Integration Successes and Challenges.”

Read more: Washington Examiner

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