Tag Archives: Poverty in America

Happy Fathers Day! We’ve Got Some Wood to Chuck

The last words my father spoke to me before he died in 1996 was, [“Gregor], somebody is going to have to do something to help the poor.” Fast forward to 2017.   Never has the wealth gap in America been so … Continue reading

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64% of Americans Can’t Handle a $1,000 Emergency Expense

This is a stunning stat and shows how out of touch Washington and Wall Street are with Main Street.  Imagine if gas prices spike $2.00 per gallon.    CNN writes, A majority, or 64%, of Americans don’t have enough cash … Continue reading

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