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public finance

Economics

America Spends $71 Billion Annually Subsidizing Tax-Exempt Religion

by David Badash ● 10:20 AM June 18, 2012
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A new report finds that tax-exempt religious organizations are subsidized by the U.S. government — meaning, you and me — to the tune of $71 billion each year.

Economics

Why Did S&P Downgrade The U.S. Government’s Credit Rating?

by David Badash ● 11:35 PM August 5, 2011
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Oner of the main reasons Standard and Poor’s downgraded the credit rating of the US government was the inability of Congress to work together.