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April
16th

ROMNEY: Is poverty a lifestyle choice?

It is commendable that, instead of getting a job picking tomatoes for Campbell Soup, Anne Romney made a “lifestyle choice” to stay home with five children. But poor women who make that choice are called welfare queens.

Few American women have such choice. They must work a job and raise a family, because it takes both parents’ incomes just to break even, given the wages corporate American pays.

Under the Romney-approved budget of Paul Ryan, women will have even more children to raise while working, since their current reproductive options will be limited. And this budget will force working parents

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