Tag Archives: poverty

Romney: I’m not concerned about the very poor — AP News

Romney: Im not concerned about the very poor. WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney said Wednesday that he’s “not concerned about the very poor” because they have an “ample safety net” and he’s focused instead on relieving the … Continue reading

Posted in Presidential Politics, Public Policy | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

South Bronx is poorest congressional district…again!

The US Census Bureau reports that the US population has grown to 308 million people. New Yorkers learned that our congressional delegation will shrink from 29 to 27 Members come 2013. And again, for the third decennial census, Rep. Jose … Continue reading

Posted in Government, Politics, Public Policy | Tagged , , , , | 5 Comments