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  •  Must Be a Gated Community Effect in Many Places (6+ / 0-)

    I know 1-2 of these that have virtually no poor or working poor. Those people have to ride in every day to work.

    We are called to speak for the weak, for the voiceless, for victims of our nation and for those it calls enemy.... --ML King "Beyond Vietnam"

    by Gooserock on Fri Dec 17, 2010 at 12:57:32 PM PST

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      cardinal

      Ever been to DC?  In the evenings, the Blue and Green lines (on our train system) are full of these commuters - people that work in restaurants and stores and mail rooms downtown, headed back to lower-income communities in Maryland.

      There ARE poor people in DC proper, but fewer each year, and not downtown.

      Look, Lois - the two symbols of the Republican party: an elephant, and a fat white man who's afraid of change. -- Peter Griffin

      by Bayern Munich on Fri Dec 17, 2010 at 01:52:27 PM PST

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