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Does Poverty Still Matter?

smokindave Wrote: Jan 25, 2013 11:19 PM
The best definition of the wealthy is the 25 year old book "The Millionaire next Door". Pretty much demonstrates the concept-high income earners are not necessarily wealthy. Interesting read.
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...