Sunday, July 16, 2017

No Kids For The Welfare State

While environmentalists might claim that having kids is bad for the planet, having less of them also hurts another liberal sacred cow:
The causes of the declining birth rates and delays in childbearing are both economic and a result of changing societal roles for women, who have more career and educational opportunities than in the past. Southern California’s cost of living also continues to outpace wages, and owning or renting a house to start a family now often requires two household earners.



In California, what had been 20.4 seniors per 100 working-age residents in 2000 could climb to 28.6 in 2020, then to 38.3 in 2030, burdening old-age programs, the study found.
You can't have your welfare state and expect others who don't exist to eat it for you, too...

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