Posted by: r.m. | October 21, 2008

what if we all…

… followed in this lead?
“Half Of Venezuela’s Budget Goes To Social Spending …… Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez announced on Friday that around 48% of the national budget for 2009 would go towards social investment. This includes food programs, health, education, and the various social missions”

And here is the US 2009 Federal budget

Source of pie chart

(I wonder where the remaining 52% of the Venezuelan budget is going?)


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