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Friday, November 14, 2014

Republican math: $36 is more than $6,000.

Your tax dollars at work:

The average family making $50K per years pays about $6000/year in grants and subsidies to Big Business.

The average family making $50K per years pays about $36/year in funding Food Stamps.

Guess which spending the GOP wants to cut?


(Multiple sources; see: http://www.commondreams.org/views/2013/09/23/add-it-average-american-family-pays-6000-year-subsidies-big-business)