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Old 01-05-2018, 02:27 AM
 
Location: Texas
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Originally Posted by fbernard View Post
You missed the whole point of the thread starter though. We could sit here all day, and try to figure out why there’s poverty in certain states.

The point behind the thread starter was to try and pin the reasons on “liberals, as if “liberal” policies make CA some cesspool.
But, here’s my counter point….there’s several red states with worse child poverty rates. So, does that mean “conservative” policies are to blame?

So, if we're going to demonize CA....then let's also demonize the many other red states that rank so low in many areas as well.
You missed the whole point of the truth though. Show proof those red states are conservatives. Show proof they have lowered taxes, cut back on spending and became smaller government wise. If they haven't, which almost all states have not, then it's dishonest to call them conservative.
Many republicans like to spend as much as the dems, only the hand picked winners and losers change.
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