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Constitution Party on Welfare & Poverty

 

 


Welfare provisions misdirected & morally destructive

The message of Christian charity is fundamentally at odds with the concept of welfare maintenance as a right. In many cases, welfare provisions by the Federal government are not only misdirected, but morally destructive. It is the intended purpose of civil government to safeguard life, liberty and property--not to redistribute wealth. Such redistribution is contrary to the Biblical command against theft.
Source: Constitution Party Platform at 2020 Convention , May 2, 2020

Encourage churches to help those in need

We encourage individuals, families, churches, civic groups and other private organizations, to fulfill their personal responsibility to help those in need.
Source: Constitution Party platform ratified at National Convention , Apr 26, 2008

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