Last week dole let the white shoe drop and her campaign ran the now infamous “Godless” ad.
Mubarak won favor with and remained on the dole from the U.S. because he held up Egypt's end of the Camp David Accords.
A spokesman for dole said the former Senate majority leader and presidential nominee was unavailable for comment.
Old English dal "state of being divided; sharing, giving out," shortened from gedal "portion," related to dæl "deal," from Proto-Germanic *dailiz (cf. Old Frisian and Old Saxon del, Middle Dutch deil, Dutch deel, Old High German teil, German Teil). On the dole is 1920s.
"hand out charity," mid-15c., from dole (n.).