I can't really complain about our family life-style. We are doing OK...even for a retired couple! Yes, we have medical bills. Yes, we keep a strict budget. Yes, we give within our family. But, we still have money a make a donation here and there to St. Jude's and to the Shiners Hospitals for Children (a way of thanking God for our four healthy adult kids). I worry about money, but not incessantly.
Unfortunately many in America cannot say the same. Many folks live from paycheck to paycheck or Social Security check. In fact, according to the latest statistics, 49.7 million Americans live below the federal poverty line.
This is Barack Obama's America! I say this because, in my opinion, all indicators point to his financial mismanagement of this country as a cause for growing poverty. His entitlement mindset is not the way to a prosperous future in America.
Read the story and learn... Poverty in America.