This Chart Proves the War on Poverty Has Been a Catastrophic Failure

Townhall.com Staff
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Posted: Jul 28, 2014 12:02 PM
For the past 50 years, the government’s annual poverty rate has hardly changed at all. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, 15 percent of Americans still live in poverty, roughly the same rate as the mid-1960s when the War on Poverty was just starting.