#192 School Choice

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http://media.blubrry.com/1463975/davearnott.com/wp-content/uploads/2023/11/192-School-Choice.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSS | MoreSchool Choice: The rich already have the choice to send their children to any school they want.  The poor should have the same choice.   The rich should have a choice that the poor do not have. Really?! Think about it: The rich…

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#183 Who Should Care for the Homeless

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http://media.blubrry.com/1463975/davearnott.com/wp-content/uploads/2023/09/183-Who-Should-Help-the-Homeless.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSS | More“Supply causes demand” was the summary statement by the French economist Jean Baptiste Say.  The Biden administration has supplied more than $500 million to alleviate homelessness, and demand for it went up 11%.  The allotment will be quickly consumed by the Homeless Industrial Complex,…

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#170 Tax Policy and The Poor

#170 Tax Policy and the Poor | The Christian Economist

http://media.blubrry.com/1463975/davearnott.com/wp-content/uploads/2023/04/170-Tax-Policy-and-the-Poor.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSS | MoreSix tax policies make the poor poorer.  At many levels, governments promote barriers to progress for the poor, whom we Christians care about.    Writing in the WSJ this week, Andy Kessler opined, “There are only four things you can do with your…

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#169 How Green Policies Impoverish the Poor

#169 How Green Policies Impoverish the Poor | The Christian Economist

http://media.blubrry.com/1463975/davearnott.com/wp-content/uploads/2023/04/169-How-Green-Policies-Impoverish-the-Poor.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSS | MoreChristians are called to care for the poor, but there are 5 “Green Policies” that are making them poorer. “I don’t think we can count on people living an impoverished lifestyle as a solution to climate change,” Bill Gates said recently.  Oh, so…

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#168 How Fiscal Policy Harms the Poor

#168 How Fiscal Policy Harms the Poor | The Christian Economist

http://media.blubrry.com/1463975/davearnott.com/wp-content/uploads/2023/04/168-How-Fiscal-Policy-Harms-the-Poor.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSS | MoreI Timothy 5:18, states, “The worker deserves his wages.”  Five fiscal policies harm the poor by denying fair wages: Inflation, minimum wage, unemployment benefits, favoring unions, and licensing requirements.   I’m from the government, and I’m here to help.  That sarcastic anecdote serves as…

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#167 Values and the Poor

#167 Values and the Poor | The Christian Economist

http://media.blubrry.com/1463975/davearnott.com/wp-content/uploads/2023/04/167-Values-and-the-Poor.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSS | MoreThe poor get rich by practicing a system of values.  Since Americans are less interested in religion, having children, hard work, community involvement, and education, the passing lane into wealth is wide open.    The Wall Street Journal recently published an article titled,…

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#133 South America Turns Socialist

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http://media.blubrry.com/1463975/davearnott.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/08/133-South-America-Turns-Socialist.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSS | More#133 South America Turns Socialist   As South American countries turn Socialist, the US should prepare to bail them out just as President Clinton did in 1995.   Caring for our Neighbors  One of the bravest political economic decisions in American history does…

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#9 The poor will NOT always be with you

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http://media.blubrry.com/1463975/davearnott.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/The-poor-will-NOT-always-be-with-you.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSS | MoreIn ten years, extreme poverty has fallen from 18.2% to 8.6% of the world’s population.  It may be eliminated by 2030.

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