Without Social Security, the poverty rate among senior citizens in the U.S. would be more than 50 percent; instead, it's just 14.6 percent.
The number of near-poor in America is exploding, too, as shown by the same census data that placed so many more people below the poverty level: When the Census Bureau this month released a new measure of poverty, meant to better count disposable
You know why this happened, right? It's because all of a sudden, Americans just decided to be slackers! If only they'd pull themselves back up by their bootstraps... well, if they had bootstraps left... WASHINGTON (AP) -- New census estimates
You may have heard the Occupy Wall Street protesters are being paid to camp out. I heard it; they’re being funded by a shifty billionaire and that’s why they’re demanding billionaires be taxed more. Seems likely. Also they’re all Communists
Let's be clear: It wasn't the bank failures alone that caused this economic disaster. It was the administration's continued support for economic policies that deepened and extended the economic fallout and widened the class divide in hundreds of