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  • Over $60,000 in Welfare Spent Per Household in Poverty

    10/26/2012 1:17:43 PM PDT · by grundle · 24 replies
    Weekly Standard ^ | October 26, 2012 | DANIEL HALPER
    New data compiled by the Republican side of the Senate Budget Committee shows that, last year, the United States spent over $60,000 to support welfare programs per each household that is in poverty. The calculations are based on data from the Census, the Office of Management and Budget, and the Congressional Research Services. "According to the Census’s American Community Survey, the number of households with incomes below the poverty line in 2011 was 16,807,795," the Senate Budget Committee notes. "If you divide total federal and state spending by the number of households with incomes below the poverty line, the average...
  • £60k Atomic Authority Chief Has 30 Other Jobs (UK)

    04/22/2007 6:27:10 PM PDT · by blam · 9 replies · 548+ views
    The Telegraph (UK) ^ | 4-23-2007 | Andrew Pierce
    £60k atomic authority chief has 30 other jobs By Andrew Pierce Last Updated: 1:12am BST 23/04/2007 The nuclear industry was embroiled in a potential new crisis yesterday with the businesswoman running the body responsible for the clean-up of the Sellafield site facing ministerial questions over the number of other jobs she holds. Ministers have been urged to intervene after it emerged that Lady Judge, who is paid £60,000 by the Government for a two-day week as chairman of the United Kingdom Atomic Energy Authority (UKAEA), has 30 other directorships. Last week the authority announced checks on the medical records of...