If these countries were doing more to improve the quality of life, that would hinder the influx of people who are "just trying to make a better life."
By the way anyone who comes to the U.S., for the purposes of living, working,... more »
I've seen this wasteful tradition take place for twenty years. Quick spend the budget so we get the same amount or more in next years dole. We didn't plan well enough so we did without what we needed all year so spend it on anything at years end. This type of behavior should be criminal.