We really are worse off. Since George W. Bush has been in office the number of those living in poverty and those living without health insurance has gone Up.
Here’s the link showing the rising numbers of uninsured and those living in poverty – this is culled from census data.
And here a good write up as to why we’re worse off. Some very intersting graphs in this one.
When are the heartland voters going to get it in their heads that when Republicans are in power, we all suffer.