Originally Posted by patteeu
Except that I'm not wrong. That information is all present in the chart in post 77. There was a big upsurge in poverty at the end of the Carter administration and the beginning of the Reagan administration. Then Reagan reduced top rates and poverty declined. Just like I said it did.
That chart doesn't say what it think it says. It even shows child poverty ranks increasing during the 80's. Maybe you should look at it again.