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I'm Bill O'Reilly thanks for watching us tonight President Obama in the poor that is a subject of this evening's talking points memo all the polls say the same thing Americans who don't have a lot of money.
-- overwhelmingly support the president.
That's because it's mr.
Obama's been in office welfare spending has increased 41%.
Right now about one trillion dollars every year is spent on entitlements.
Medicaid the biggest situation but there are 126.
Anti poverty programs on the books.
Back in 1964 president Lyndon Johnson declared an unconditional war poverty.
At that time the poverty rate was about 19%.
Since then America's spent roughly fifteen trillion dollars fighting poverty.
Yet right now out of poverty rate is above 15%.
CC all the money is not done much to combat the problem.
The reason is that poor education -- parenting are driving destitution.
High school dropouts are almost four times more likely end up in poverty than those who graduate.
And children growing up in single parent families are four times more likely to be poor than those living with opener.
As long as Americans refuse to educate themselves and family units remained chaotic you have a 15% poverty rate no matter how much money -- at.
The statistics I've cited come from a new study by the Cato Institute but as you may know talking -- have been telling you this for years.
In a free society people have a right to be a moron.
And no government can stop be responsible parenting so what is the solution.
President Obama believes that the federal government should give money to support hand it right -- in a variety of ways probably data is that many of the poor will use the money irresponsibly.
The high rate of alcohol and drug addiction and other social problems assure.
And massive amount of waste in the entitlement arena.
Americans are the most generous people on our but the truth is that income redistribution.
For what this feds spend now on entitlements every single poor person in America could be handed almost 21000 dollars a year.
Now Mitt Romney would be wise to lay out his own anti poverty program that would be.
Heavy on personal responsibility that if you're getting entitlements.
You have to show where the money goes.
It can't go to buy drugs and alcohol or to be used in a casino.
The Bible says the poor will always be witness and that's absolutely true always going to be human beings who cannot or will not support themselves.
Society must be compassionate but.
Must be responsible.
-- trying to help these people especially the kids but right now there's no discipline at all in the entitlement culture.
Pres Obama simply want to throw more money at the problem.
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