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Wealthiest Americans say the poor have it easy

A survey by the Pew Research Center found that 54% of those with the greatest financial security believe that "poor people today have it easy because they can get government benefits without doing anything in return."

Only 36% of the wealthiest say "poor people have hard lives because government benefits don't go far enough to help them live decently.

by das monde on Wed Jan 14th, 2015 at 05:01:58 AM EST

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