Party of the Rich? That's the Democrats

As we continue to knock down individual members from the long list of liberal talking points, another we can add to the scrap heap of history is that Republicans are the "party of the rich." In polling data during the 2012 election campaign, two and a half times more registered voters said that the Republicans' policies favor the rich versus those of the Democrats.  Twice as many voters thought the Democrats' policies favored the middle class compared to those of the Republicans.  And twelve times as many voters indicated that the Democrats' policies favored the poor over those of the Republicans. And yet, when we look at the data, what do we see?  The Democrats are actually the party of the rich, the Republicans are the party of the middle class, and the Republicans may even have a slight lead over the Democrats in representing the poor. The US Census Bureau has released its latest installment of "Income, Poverty, and Health Insurance Coverage in the United...(Read Full Article)

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