The red state 'moochers' | Arkansas Blog

Wednesday, February 22, 2012

The red state 'moochers'

Posted By on Wed, Feb 22, 2012 at 9:37 AM

redstatemoochers.png

Talking Points Memo has posted this map to highlight at a glance the simple fact that the reddest Republican states tended to be the biggest beneficiaries of federal spending — they get back far more than they send to Washington. Arkansas has a relatively modest $1.08 benefits/$1 taxes ratio.

Tags: , ,


Sign up for the Daily Update email
Favorite

Comments (10)

Showing 1-10 of 10

Add a comment

 
Subscribe to this thread:
Showing 1-10 of 10

Add a comment

More by Max Brantley

  • The Mondo Trumpe open line

    A world of the dogs? Check out Trump's latest poll ratings.
    • Jul 22, 2018
  • University pay ranking puts UA System chief at 57

    The Chronicle of Higher Education recently released its survey of pay of top public and private university leaders in 2016-17. Donald Bobbitt, president of the University of Arkansas System, checked in at No. 57 on the list of 251 public university leaders.
    • Jul 22, 2018
  • Winds, race and an open line

    The open line includes power outages, Republicans and racism.
    • Jul 21, 2018
  • More »

Readers also liked…

Most Recent Comments

Slideshows

 

© 2018 Arkansas Times | 201 East Markham, Suite 200, Little Rock, AR 72201
Powered by Foundation