That would not surprise as many as you think. We give away more money that we spend on our own citizens. Sad! Frequently those who need it the most are too proud to ask.
However a new demographic is learning to keep a hand extended and your government will fill it with goodies. Works great for dawgs........and now some folks think it is a way of life...generation even.
That is not the country most of us grew up in, and no a place most of us want to go. Be assured, wherever there are those in need, there are also MANY on the opposite spectrum!
Think back to the past election and the total money spent to get elected to an office that pays virtually nothing in relationship to BUY the keys to the Country! If you can't dazzle them with brilliance, you sure can buy you way into
the Inner Sanctum of Power. (AKA you can baffle them with Bulllship!!!!!!!!!!) (Yes I can spell......most of the time) (PC Politically correctness for the Shave your legs guys....)