Black People Politics : Power Players Wasteful spending of your tax dollars

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  1. Keita Kenyatta

    Keita Kenyatta going above and beyond PREMIUM MEMBER

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    Martian menus, the “non-profit” NFL, and a $132 million do-nothing Congress


    Loopholes are part of the problem. The National Football League, for example, pulled in more than $9 billion last year, yet is technically a "non-profit" organization, costing the federal government tens of millions of dollars every year in lost revenue.
    "We have some of the biggest corporations in America paying no taxes whatsoever, you know something is wrong with the code," says the Republican senator.
    Millions of dollars have also been spent on questionable items, like $325,000 on a squirrel rob

    http://news.yahoo.com/blogs/power-p...llars-martian-menus-non-profit-105911755.html
     
  2. Shikamaru

    Shikamaru Well-Known Member MEMBER

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    Are tax dollars "your money"?
    Do people control how "their tax dollars" are spent or does someone else?

    Is this all a presumption?
     
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