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THE FOUNDATION

“The propitious smiles of Heaven can never be expected on a nation that disregards the eternal rules of order and right, which Heaven itself has ordained.” –George Washington, First Inaugural Address, 1789… 2,992 more words

Annie

Progressive Agenda Proven Futile.

Expensive and destructive, but ultimately futile.

The War on Poverty Has Been a Colossal Flop

Today, the U.S. Census Bureau will release its annual report on poverty. 268 more words

Politics

If you care about the poor, must you vote for bigger government?

Here’s an article on the Daily Signal that traces the history of big government “solutions” to poverty, and argues that big government has not been able to solve the poverty problem no matter how much money they’ve taken from taxpayers. 490 more words

Commentary

Why the War on Poverty Failed

By Nicolas Duquette, University of Southern California

Fifty years ago this year, the central piece of Lyndon Johnson’s War on Poverty — the Economic Opportunity Act of 1964 (EOA) — was passed. 1,097 more words

Public Affairs, Administration And Policy

Truman's Hump Day Song of the Week: Money Talks

The War on Poverty was as doomed to failure as practically other ethereal “war” a president declares against an idea, act or condition. With that in mind, here are two interesting reads for all you interested nerds out there. 144 more words

Life In D.C.

War on Ebola and the Flu

So now, Pres. Obama is going to send 3000 “boots on the ground” to fight the scourge of Ebola in Africa. There have been over 4000 cases reported and at least 2500 deaths. 203 more words

Pres. Barack Obama