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Jeb Bush (R-Idiot) Tells Poor People To Stop Mooching

Jebbie joined some of New York’s wealthiest conservatives for a fundraiser, where he pandered to their collective ignorance about poverty.
Jeb Bush (R-Idiot) Tells Poor People To Stop Mooching

Via Americans Against The Tea Party:

Jeb Bush demonstrated a serious lack of knowledge and understanding about poverty at a fundraiser with some of New York’s wealthiest conservatives.

Speaking to a crowd of people in black-tie attire, he praised Paul Ryan’s ideas about how to get out of poverty, saying, according to Politico:

“When it comes to the American family, Paul Ryan has it right. A loving family taking care of their children in a traditional marriage will create the chance to break out of poverty far better, far better than any of the government programs that we can create.”

So basically, get married, stay ma...

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