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2070872a
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bokonon82
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Should we get rid of certain welfare programs to create a Universal Basic Income?

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Started: 9/25/2016 Category: Politics
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2070872a

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The topic of this debate is as follows:
Should we get rid of the welfare programs TANF, SNAP, Medicare, Medicaid, and social security in order to create a Universal Basic Income of 12,000 for everyone 18 years and older?

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