Anyone who really thinks income redistribution and having 50% of America on welfare (or paying no income taxes) is going to work in the long term should read this article about an experiment in a college classroom.
We have to take care of those who cannot fend for themselves, but society aka government must reward risk and hard work or . . . there will be neither. Entrepreneurs, investors and risk-takers will continue to go elsewhere. There are lots of countries ready to accept job creators. Those left behind will just wait every month for what Washington says they should get.