Come on guys. We'd have a lot of starving and malnourished Americans in the 21st century if not for the great benevolence of our honest hard working politicians and bureaucrats at the state and federal level.
What would this poor kid do if his parents were not on food stamps?
What real poor kids do without food stamps.
A politician thinks of the next election; a statesman of the next generation. A politician looks for the success of his party; a statesman for that of the country. The statesman wished to steer, while the politician was satisfied to drift.