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April 15, 2014 5:24 PM

It's up to us to fight poverty

Most of us don't remember that in 1964 Lyndon B. Johnson's Great Society initiative, which focused on poverty and civil rights, resulted in his landslide election. Most current poverty programs in the medical, child care and living assistance arenas were passed in the following term and have been somewhat modified during the last 50 years.

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