NGFF CEO on conservative approach to poverty – Part I

NGFF CEO on conservative approach to poverty – Part I

In a Deseret News commentary, Paul Mero lays out his conservative vision to address poverty in Utah. He writes, “The Utah way on welfare reform will require a new vision and approach. If we continue to view poverty as “their” problem and separate the haves from the have nots — basically objectifying the poor — we will continue to treat poverty impersonally and, thus, ineffectively. As House Speaker Paul Ryan said recently, “The poor are us.” Conservatives must lead the fight for welfare reform

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Tags: conservative, intergenerational poverty, poverty, safety net,

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