"I'm not concerned about the very poor. We have a safety net there. If it needs a repair, I'll fix it.
I'm not concerned about the very rich; they're doing just fine."
- Interview with CNN
It's important that he cites the existence of a "safety net" as a reason to not be concerned with the poor because he and other Republicans have gone to such great lengths over the years to undermine, weaken, and reduce that same safety net.