10 Taxpayer Handouts to the Super Rich That Will Make Your Blood Boil

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From Tom Cahill at USUncut.com, “The next time you hear someone complain about how the poor get ‘all this free stuff,’ show them this.”

“The combined cost of these 10 corporate welfare programs is $1.539 trillion per year. The three main programs needy families depend upon — Temporary Assistance for Needy Families ($17.3 billion), food stamps ($74 billion), and the Earned Income Tax Credit ($67.2 billion) — cost just $158.5 billion in total. This means we spend ten times as much on corporate welfare and handouts to the top 1 percent than we do on welfare for working families struggling to make ends meet.”

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