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Subject: Re: War on Poverty Date: 1/7/2013 4:17 PM
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I would put school vouchers in a simliar category (but not exactly) as Social Security and Medicare.

I wouldn't it. SS and Medicare money is spent on senior citizens, and totally consumed. A school voucher, on the other hand, provides a child with a better education. This may eventually result in the child producing more taxable income when he becomes an adult. There is a return to the coffers via taxes that way. I find vouchers a better expenditure than food stamps, for example, for the poor.
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