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Brooks: Showing Concern For “the Poor” Should be Conservatives’ Top Priority

AmericanLiberal Wrote: Mar 04, 2013 7:02 PM
In other words, if you do a better job pretending, then you might start winning some elections again. Guess you haven't heard the string has run out on Republican flimflam.
Dregs_are_Commies Wrote: Mar 04, 2013 7:03 PM
And when the money runs out on your EBT card?
Earl29 Wrote: Mar 04, 2013 7:02 PM
I refer you to my advice to Troubled.

So much time and money and digital ink has been spent in recent months trying to figure out “what went wrong” during the last election cycle. But perhaps the answer is simpler than we realize: Writing in the Wall Street Journal on Monday, AEI president Arthur C. Brooks argued that conservatives are failing to discuss an issue every voter in America cares deeply about -- namely, how to empower and improve the lives of poor people:

[T]here is only one statistic needed to explain the outcome of the 2012 presidential election. An April poll—which mirrored every other poll...