Center on Poverty, Work and Opportunity An End to Poverty in 30 Years June 23, 2006 John Edwards didn't go back to his lucrative law practice after his unsuccessful vice presidential campaign. When his one term in the U.S. Senate ended, Edwards set up the Center on Poverty, Work and Opporunity at the University of North Carolina School of Law. Many consider Edwards to be a potential presidential candidate in 2008. In a June 22 speech at the National Press Club, he calls for a national goal to eliminate poverty in the U.S. within 30 years. http://wordforword.publicradio.org/ - look for the episode on June 23, 2006, An End to Poverty in 30 Years, John Edwards - worthwhile listening! It's about time to end poverty, not only in the US, but worldwide. Edwards could run for president in 2008. Meanwhile he is working to eliminate poverty. So watch for him in the future.