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America's Generosity Has Decreased Poverty Source

Many Helped

But Some Returned

Obamacare tried to help 11.1 million but some aren't happy. Alternatives not given.  


We Help a Lot
Average State Spending
Per Poor Person

Spending Per Capita and Per Poor Person on Different Types of Social Welfare Functions, Averages for Fiscal Capacity Quartiles, 1977-2000, Average spending per poor person

States Laws Can Be Positive and Negative


Spending Runs Less Than 2%


See Why is Poverty Controversial?