1/5/2012 11:57 AM ET
Jason DeParle: "...the evidence suggests that America is not only less equal, but also less mobile....The United States maintains a thinner safety net than other rich countries, leaving more ...
12/5/2011 12:00 PM ET
In an interview with Donald Trump on Monday's NBC Today, co-host Matt Lauer hit Newt Gingrich for pointing out that poor inner city children lack role models: "He made some controversial comments ...
11/4/2011 12:38 PM ET
But reporter Jason DeParle once condemned Bill Clinton for signing a welfare reform bill that "begrudges poor infants their Pampers."
10/5/2011 3:47 PM ET
Touting Sesame Street's newest muppet character, a young girl living in poverty, MSNBC host Martin Bashir on Wednesday slammed Republican efforts to curb spending and urged: "...perhaps they do ...
9/16/2011 10:57 AM ET
On Friday's NBC Today, correspondent Tom Costello described how "Nearly one in six Americans is living in poverty. 16 million are children. That's 3 million more than three years ago." However, ...
4/18/2011 11:03 AM ET
As part of the political panel on NBC's Meet the Press on Sunday, PBS host Tavis Smiley decried the recent budget deal in Congress to fund the government through the rest of 2011: "I believe that ...
10/8/2009 12:20 PM ET
Airing tonight, Oct. 8, 'The Power of the Poor' illustrates how property rights and legal reform improves lives and defeats tyranny.
7/16/2009 9:11 AM ET
Why do you assume such aid is necessary for poor African countries?
7/7/2009 11:17 AM ET
Liberal reporter Eric Eckholm pushes another left-wing study exaggerating the fragility of the "fraying" safety net.
5/21/2009 2:11 PM ET
During his Saturday commencement speech at Fordham U, former NBC News anchor Tom Brokaw fretted the "vital signs" of "Mother Earth" have "taken a turn for the worse," as he cited global warming as ...