General Interest

How Many Trillions Must We Waste on the War on Poverty?


Which American politician said the following? “The lessons of history, confirmed by the evidence immediately before me, show conclusively that continued dependence upon relief induces a spiritual and moral disintegration fundamentally destructive to the national fibre. To dole out relief in this way is to administer a narcotic, a subtle destroyer of the human spirit.” Had to be a mean-spirited Tea Party conservative, right? Wrong.  (Follow the link for the answer and more.)

via Morning Bell: How Many Trillions Must We Waste on the War on Poverty? | The Foundry: Conservative Policy News..

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