Every WalMart in America costs the tax payers over $900,000 per year in subsidies to the billion dollar corporation and food stamps for workers. There are thousands of WalMart stores, the math is staggering. Waltons are the richest family in America, yet you and I still have to subsidize them because they can afford to pay lobbyists and bribe politicians to keep this scam going. Boycott WalMart . Gov pass higher minimum wage laws that prevent a huge corporation see comments
#Breastfeeding Tip #179 Don’t forget to save your receipts! Nursing moms get a tax break from the IRS for breastpumps and other supplies. The American Academy of Pediatrics and other breastfeeding advocates have fought for this inclusion, citing the many long-lasting health benefits of breast milk. For the complete code, visit: http://www.irs.gov/pub/irs-drop/a-11-14.pdf
H&R Block has an interesting infographic on how US Federal Tax Dollars are Spent on Education. 4.8% of the Federal budget is spent on education (seems way too low to me). The infographic breaks down dollars by elementary vs. secondary vs. higher ed, how students pay for college, IDEA, and more. It's interesting to see how the money is spent.
Dear Congress, before you even think about cutting programs for veterans, the elderly, and hungry children, you better cut all corporate welfare, tax all of the churches that are involved in politics, and cut your own bloated salaries. Signed, the American people.