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Impacting Poverty

jlrranch Wrote: Jun 18, 2012 10:58 AM
Star, you and Michell Malkin are my heros, keep up the great work and get your own show, preferably on FOX. You are a fighter and inspiration to all Republicans and America.
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...