Scott Walker: Potential Employees Turn Down Jobs for Welfare Money

ORLANDO, FL — In a speech at the Defending the American Dream Summit with Americans for Prosperity, Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker told a story about employers looking for people to hire. These job creators were willing to offer welfare recipients a job, but those on the dole turned them down — because they made more money on welfare!

Next Page: But also hear this heartening story of a woman who went from welfare to work.

The Wisconsin governor also told about a woman who went from welfare to work, and discovered the great dignity of having people believe in her.