Making Spending Personal

Making Spending Personal

September 9, 2012

For years, the government has been spending far more than it can afford. This has left the country with a massive public debt burden. We often say that the federal government should learn a lesson from everyday Americans and learn how to live within their means; budgeting and spending responsibly over the long-term Source

Washington

Washington’s Revolving Door

July 26, 2012

Each pair of circles shows people who left government service to work/lobby for major corporate interests. Source

Wack Weed Attitudes

Wack Weed Attitudes

July 24, 2012

Support for legalizing marijuana has been growing over the past 40 years — 2011 saw the greatest percentage of Americans in favor of decriminalization ever. But state and federal lawmakers are among the minority that favors criminal penalties. TakePart traces the disconnect. Source