Right Turn: poverty


Posted at 08:45 AM ET, 04/22/2014

In defense of Michelle Obama’s graduation speaking

The first lady should deliver more commencement addresses.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  08:45 AM ET, 04/22/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  marriage, Michelle Obama, poverty

Posted at 11:15 AM ET, 04/07/2014

The poverty issue is about marriage

To address poverty, politicians and civic leaders have to talk about the difficulties of single parenthood.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  11:15 AM ET, 04/07/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Inequality, marriage, poverty, social cosnervatives

Posted at 12:59 PM ET, 03/28/2014

Turn ON the lights and do something constructive for the planet

Enough left-wing hysteria.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  12:59 PM ET, 03/28/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  capitalism, Environmentalism, poverty

Posted at 05:32 PM ET, 03/25/2014

Rand Paul’s pandering and Paul Ryan’s political courage

‘Political courage’ doesn’t mean playing to your base

By Jennifer Rubin  |  05:32 PM ET, 03/25/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  poverty, Race, Rep. Paul Ryan, Sen. Rand Paul

Posted at 11:02 AM ET, 03/25/2014

So much for Daniel Patrick Moynihan -- and liberals

The left is lost.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  11:02 AM ET, 03/25/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Liberalism, NSA, poverty

Posted at 01:45 PM ET, 02/14/2014

The right is winning the inequality debate

Conservatives vs. liberals on inequality

By Jennifer Rubin  |  01:45 PM ET, 02/14/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  energy policy, Inequality, poverty

Posted at 04:24 PM ET, 02/05/2014

‘Earned success’ for the GOP?

The CBO has handed the GOP the argument they’ve been looking for.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  04:24 PM ET, 02/05/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jobs, Obamacare, poverty

Posted at 12:05 PM ET, 01/29/2014

Mike Lee’s thoughtful response

Sen. Mike Lee gets it mostly right.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  12:05 PM ET, 01/29/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Inequality, poverty, Sen. Mike Lee, SOTU

Posted at 10:32 PM ET, 01/28/2014

The itty bitty State of the Union

Obama’s blah State of the Union address.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  10:32 PM ET, 01/28/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Inequality, Obama, poverty, State of the Union

Posted at 12:15 PM ET, 01/28/2014

Ten things we know about poverty

Ten things to remember about poverty.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  12:15 PM ET, 01/28/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Inequality, poverty, State of the Union

Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 01/20/2014

Poverty isn’t merely being poor

Reducing poverty means more than transferring wealth.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  10:00 AM ET, 01/20/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  conservative movement, Income inequality, poverty

Posted at 10:30 AM ET, 01/09/2014

A real policy debate: Fighting poverty

Republicans are serious about anti-poverty policy.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  10:30 AM ET, 01/09/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  poverty, Rep. Eric Cantor, Rep. Paul Ryan, Sen. Marco Rubio

Posted at 11:30 AM ET, 01/08/2014

Let’s make a deal on unemployment benefits

Republicans appear willing to compromise on the issue. What should they demand in return?

By Jennifer Rubin  |  11:30 AM ET, 01/08/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jobs, poverty

Posted at 11:45 AM ET, 11/14/2013

Mike Lee’s war against poverty

Sen. Mike Lee continues on his road to responsible governance.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  11:45 AM ET, 11/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  conservative movement, poverty, Sen. Mike Lee