The left has never actually cared about the poor. The poor have always been targeted with talking points to extract votes, but without any actual intention of doing something that helps the poor.

Now the left isn't even really pretending any more. They're just sticking in the shiv openly.  Here's one example.

Shafting The Poor
Guest Post by Willis Eschenbach Let me start with a couple of the most callous and heartless quotes that I know of. Here’s a description from Politico of the first one: President Barack Obama…