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Milton Friedman: Spending National Income

Posted by admin on Friday, June 24, 2016

Milton Friedman Money Quote saying government spending is not accountable because few care how much is spent once allocated. Milton Friedman said:

If I spend somebody else’s money on somebody else, I’m not concerned about how much it is, and I’m not concerned about what I get. And that’s government. And that’s close to 40% of our national income
— Milton Friedman

Bernie Sanders: Of, For, & By Billionaires

Posted by admin on Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Bernie Sanders Money Quote saying the wealthy are becoming the government and is no longer controlled by the electorate. Bernie Sanders said:

We are moving toward an oligarchy where we have a government of the billionaires, by the billionaires and for the billionaires
— Bernie Sanders

Bernie Sanders: Billionaires Religion Greed

Posted by admin on Sunday, May 1, 2016

Bernie Sanders Money Quote saying some of the wealthy focus their greed on the government to enact policies to make them richer. Bernie Sanders said:

The billionaire class is very religious. Their religion is greed. It's not enough to own the economy, they want to own the government too
— Bernie Sanders

Lawerence Lessig: Funders of Campaigns

Posted by admin on Sunday, May 1, 2016

Lawrence Lessig Money Quote saying government lobbyists and businesses that employ them are determining how laws are written, which benefits them, not the public. Lawrence Lessig said:

Our government is held hostage by the funders of campaigns. And those funders don’t spend their money to get good public policy. They spend their money to get public policy that pays them
— Lawrence Lessig

Will Rogers: Government Tax as Usual

Posted by admin on Saturday, April 2, 2016

Will Rogers Money Quote saying how does government expect to raise new taxes – from the wealthy or those in poverty as always. Will Rogers said:

How is the government going to get the extra taxes? Out of the rich, or just out of the poor, as usual?
— Will Rogers

Milton Friedman: Internet Taxes Difficult

Posted by admin on Thursday, March 31, 2016

Milton Friedman Money Quote saying collection of internet related income and expense will make taxes more complex for government. Milton Friedman said:

The most important ways in which I think the Internet will affect the big issue is that it will make it more difficult for government to collect taxes
— Milton Friedman

Will Rogers: Government Shoves in Creek

Posted by admin on Thursday, March 24, 2016

Will Rogers Money Quote saying the government takes all the money possible in taxes yearly. Will Rogers said:

If you make any money, the government shoves you in the creek once a year with it in your pockets, and all that don’t get wet you can keep
— Will Rogers

Harry S. Truman: GOP Buying Government

Posted by admin on Thursday, February 25, 2016

Harry S. Truman Money Quote saying with humor that Republicans admire the government enough to purchase all the deals they can. Harry S. Truman said:

They [Republicans] admire the Government of the United States so much that they would like to buy it
— Harry S. Truman

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