Post Tagged with: "Rural Development Subsidies"

July 16, 2012 14:23

Sacred Cows and Bipartisan B.S. In Farm Bill

Taxpayers continue to bear the heavy burden of subsidizing campaign contributors, the rich and corporations under the cover of a nostalgic vision of farming. “Farmers” who receive about 80 percent of government subsidies are multimillionaires whose incomes put them in Obama’s definition of the rich.

November 2, 2011 06:22

32 GOP senators vote to continue spending binge

Don’t stop the spending for my votes seems to be the message on both sides of the isle.