50th Anniversary of “The War on Poverty”

Today is the 50th anniversary for LBJ’s “War on Poverty”.

While income inequity is still a huge problem in this country, few would argue that the safety net programs put in place over the years have not helped to address poverty in America.

Can we do better?  I’d say the answer is yes!  Will we do better?  I’d say the likelihood of that happening near term is unlikely.

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