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Fucking moochers.

Fucking moochers.

There doesn’t seem to be a low below which Republicans will not sink.

Tennessee State Sen. Stacey Campfield … has introduced a new bill which slashes Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF) payments for parents or caretakers of TANF recipients whose children fail to maintain satisfactory progress in school.

This actually seems to be an emerging theme of late.  As I reported back in 2011:

GOP presidential candidate Michele Bachmann promised to significantly lower funding to social safety net programs during a speech at the Family Research Council this morning, going so far as to suggest that people who can’t work should not eat. “Our nation needs to stop doing for people what they can and should do for themselves,” she said. “Self reliance means, if anyone will not work, neither should he eat.

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