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August 7, 2014 6:00 PM

Issac Bailey blog | Welfare can help make the American Dream possible in Myrtle Beach and elsewhere

I wrote this (below) a few weeks ago in response to one of Rep. Paul Ryan’s high-profile hearings about poverty and am publishing now because the issue remains in the news. Since that hearing, Ryan has released a new plan, one that is a lot less extreme than the Ryan budgets just about every member of the GOP voted in favor of.

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