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Welcome everyone I'm Charles -- -- Neil Cavuto remember this woman.
You got Obama hole.
I I got a problem.
-- black man president didn't know yet but the ball did not -- but he -- -- -- Boobs and have been yanked you'll bulls fans love -- can't.
Well obviously see is thrilled to get a government subsidized phone but.
Now there's a push on Capitol Hill the hang up on that program.
You -- it's grown from less than a 150 million bucks back into his 2008.
To two billion dollars now.
And now tracked on a subsidiary of the company owned by the Mexican billionaire Carlos -- it's fighting to keep that money coming in.
And that's attacking my first guess what that's like this to try to pull the plug -- is blue.
We had a Republican senator David better joins us now I gotta tell you must we'll look intimidating.
Going up against the richest man in the world -- Well Charles -- Lee Ferran thank you bumped down to the second professor you just behind Bill -- so he really -- this income stream.
I mean we're really ganging up on him denying him.
These rate Payer dollars is only the second richest man in the world right now talk about a welfare.
Corporate welfare king yes this is the poster boy.
Certainly we didn't feel like this and Donna Carter administration into your point -- senator.
There they get nine dollars and 45 cents per month.
From every welfare -- -- that goes out there weren't talking about a whole lot of phones and a whole bunch of money.
Yeah I think it's a smaller amount but it's still very significant I think it's about 275.
Per phone per month.
And that's why this company and other companies are virtually handing these out on street corners like candy.
And that's literally what's happened happening in many cases where it.
No controls no real verification of eligibility because every time they do it it's she's 75 per phone per month it's big money.
It has been money sir but the but by the same token you saw and I'm sure you've seen other videos like -- -- we let -- work.
A lot of people are elated I know someone a personal friend of mine that.
Who's been unemployed for thirty years those Social Security he got one of those phones he was absolutely thrilled about it he said it didn't better -- -- -- Do you think they'll be any backlash you think people -- guys here go those mean spirited Republicans again taking away these phones that we should have anyway.
Look folks like free things and folks like giveaways I'm sure some of those folks are gonna -- this Africa however their whole lot more folks.
Paying for anybody who pays any telephone bill landline or cell phone is paying for it every bill every phone every month.
-- with a few kids that adds up to real money for middle class family.
-- a whole lot more of those folks who were paying for this sort of entitlement mentality going while.
And before I let you go I think -- we must point out that the connections here the CEO -- track phone.
I he's he just recently last year had a 40000 dollar plate dinner for President Obama is -- known as the bomb alert.
-- -- at least one point five million dollars last year that's -- Paula coups picture we have on -- screen we actually reached out to me has no comment but.
What's your comment on that -- this really seems like a quid pro quo at the taxpayers' expense.
Well look those are the facts and he can't dispute them this is that -- the entitlement mentality going wild this is rife with fraud and abuse.
And the folks who were most benefiting or these corporate welfare kings.
Like that to you highlighted including literally these second richest man in the world.
Absolutely amazing Claire McCaskill Democrat from Missouri said it was also ripe for fraud has a history of extreme waste and abuse to your point.
Senator we wish you luck on this this is completely out -- no matter where you come from.
And it's unfair to the taxpayer good luck in this battle and -- -- -- second richest man in the world.
And of course the most powerful man in the world to -- the government while.
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