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Saturday, August 20, 2011

examining the claim of red-state, self-funded, go-it-alone rugged individualism

Here, the less dark green the state, the more federal dollars it receives, in relation to taxes contributed:

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Odd how many of the GOP stronghold states, which bleat most loudly against federal involvement in state affairs, are mostly the major recipients of federal dollars in excess of their contributions.

Well, at least know know the color of hypocrisy.