Tag Archives: Spending

COTD: Where Your Tax Dollars Go

 More than half of every dollar went to health care, military last year – MarketWatch .

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NY Times: Greek government’s $38,000 bills for office curtains

Today’s NY Times piece on the failure of Greece to cut its bureaucracy is a must read for anyone trying to understand one of the major forces driving global markets.   It also gives context to why Germany and other core … Continue reading

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