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How The Safety Net Cuts Poverty Rate
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How The Safety Net Cuts Poverty Rate

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.

New Census Data: Poverty Rate At A Record High

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

The Troops And Occupy Wall Street

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