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Impacting Poverty

Ann Anon Wrote: Jun 18, 2012 12:41 PM
Part II; This is the south and paying 48K to a entry level job means you triple and quadruple the work of the few that are left on staff. Hospitals have higher and higher infection rates because they are dirtier and dirtier. And don't get me started on nurses with long hair and false nails.
The late Senator Daniel Patrick Moynihan famously observed that “Everyone is entitled to his own opinion, but not his own facts.”

It’s an admonition not taken particularly seriously by today’s political left. They embrace, extol, advocate ideas and policies based on what they wish were true, regardless of how often and consistently their ideas have been proven wrong.

Take, for instance, the minimum wage.

Rep. Jesse Jackson, Jr. (D-Ill) wants to again raise the minimum wage – from $7.25 to $10.00 - despite an abundance of experience that doing so accomplishes exactly the opposite of...