LBJ and Obama: Champions of Abject Poverty Read – The American Spectator

Trillions later the liberal problem isn’t Fox News by: Jeffrey Lord Lyndon Johnson was adamant. The Great Society would cure poverty. In a 1964 campaign stop in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania he said this: So here’s the Great Society. It’s the time — and it’s going to be soon — when nobody in this country is poor. […]


Marco Rubio: “Big Government’s War on Poverty has failed.” | Human Events

Speaking on the 50th anniversary of President Johnson’s declaration of “War on Poverty,” Senator Marco Rubio declared that Big Government has lost that war.  ”Too many people remain trapped in despair,” he said in a speech from the Lyndon B. Johnson Room of the Senate.  ”Now, we must try a new way – one that […]