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To: Cincinatus' Wife

Note the subtle implication that Texas is prosperous because of government handouts.

1. Its hardly the reason that Texas is creating jobs and growing in spite of the Obama economy.

2. The Feds HAVE NO MONEY. Whatever is “given” to Texas has probably been TAKEN from Texas taxpayers. And military spending is one of the few things that are necessary for a free nation. Military bases and NASA, are a wee bit more important than Solyndra, turtle tunnels, PBS, robotic squirrels, and the welfare safety hammock.


15 posted on 10/05/2013 5:21:01 AM PDT by Kandy Atz ("Were we directed from Washington when to sow and when to reap, we should soon want for bread.")
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To: Kandy Atz
Whatever is “given” to Texas has probably been TAKEN from Texas taxpayers.

Yes, Texas is a net contributor to the federal budget:

Federal taxation and spending by state

29 posted on 10/05/2013 5:54:00 AM PDT by justlurking (tagline removed, as demanded by Admin Moderator)
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