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Does Poverty Still Matter?

restoreliberty Wrote: Jan 25, 2013 12:56 AM
Obama wants to swell the ranks of the poor because he believes that will give democrats control of the government from now until the end of time. How sick is that, ruin more people's lives, make them despair, and turn them into beggars. All because he loves the poor and struggling. Sick, sick, sick.
karpe diem Wrote: Jan 25, 2013 2:18 AM
we knew that even before he was elected the first time. but the takers do not care about anything other than gimme, and obama was the man to give them. and he still gives them. soon he will have nothing to give, when the gov't will go broke and the taxes will not cover any part of the gimme. he cannot make tax rates at 100%, which is what it will take to keep on giving. he stated when he was running for president that he will bankrupt the coal companies and electricity will skyrocket. why is it that no one paid attention to this? now we see that he will keep his promise to ruin this country, and of course the poor will suffer more that the non poor.
TexanPatriot Wrote: Jan 25, 2013 11:07 PM
I remember! The Hussein actually said 'under my administration your energy cost will sky-rocket.' And they followed him like rats followed the Pied Piper.
The Republican Party is picking up the pieces. Speaking of the ticket's loss for the first time since the election, Rep. Paul Ryan noted that many voters "don't think or know that we have good ideas" on fighting poverty and "helping people move up the ladder of life."

It's not surprising that Ryan, who got his start working for Jack Kemp and William Bennett at Empower America, sees the world this way. Though it's a total secret to members of the press and the Democratic Party, conservative intellectuals have been grappling with the problems of poverty in America for...