Again, your ignorance - willful or otherwise - astonishes me.<quoted text>
When the choice is between 7th vacation homes for the rich
food for the poor
Carol carries water for you know who?
Of the top 10 wealthiest in Congress, the majority are Democrats.
How many vacation homes do you suppose Kerry, Feinstein and Rockefeller have? Just to name a few?
You really do need some perspective, LNC. Desperately.
Charities and compassionate people who donate to them do more for the poor than the government could possibly ever do. The government is already too big to keep track of what it's already screwing up.
We've thrown millions upon millions at the War on Poverty since Johnson.
Safety nets will always be in place no matter who holds the power - they've been there under every single administration since being put in place.
You can't help people who either can't be helped or don't want to be helped. It's that plain and simple.
Do the best you can to help as many as you can. That's what I do. That's what we all can do.
The government can provide a safety net - as it should - that's all it can do and all it has done and always will do.