Poverty is not just doing without luxuries. It is a death sentence. At a time when income and wealth inequality is growing, the richest American men live 15 years longer than the poorest men, while the gap for women is 10 years. This is unacceptable.
— Bernie Sanders (@BernieSanders) May 30, 2021
It’s all about control just like the social safety net programs are. They don’t trust the poorest New Yorkers to choose what they need for themselves. https://t.co/ViUKikYrIt
— Gerald Huff Fund For Humanity (@FundForHumanity) May 4, 2021