The problem with your argument is that the Obama administration is trying to give the states exactly what they wanted. What they asked for in a letter signed by, among others, then Governor of Massachusetts Romney (search for the letter, you can find it). Once again, the worst thing Obama can do is give the republicans what they ask for. When he does that, they shake the etch-a sketch, deny ever asking for it, and condemn him for doing it. thank you Mitch McConnell.Continued from nationalreview.com
Unable to eliminate workfare legislatively, the Left now acts contrary to the law and employs a bureaucratic maneuver to gut the work requirements. The Obama administration claims authority to grant waivers that allow states to skirt these requirements.
This hostility to workfare is deeply at odds with the publics view. A recent Rasmussen survey reveals that 83 percent of adults favor work requirements. Only 7 percent oppose them.
Republicans-a bunch of unthinking lemmings.