Sunday, November 6, 2011

"Go to Reading, Pa., for a free ride on welfare"

http://readingeagle.com/article.aspx?id=343769

Reading Eagle [PA]
6 November 2011

Myths about welfare in Reading won't go away

Jason Brudereck
Reading Eagle

According to urban legend, the signs are in bus stations, unemployment offices and bodegas across the country: "Go to Reading, Pa., for a free ride on welfare."

That's why the city has so many poor people, the myth goes. [...]