The Corrupt Politics of Low-Income Housing


Behind Seattle’s government spending spree: a deluge of taxes, six-figure pay and officials eager to do more

The cost of Seattle’s government grew faster than almost any major U.S. city over five years, propelled by surging tax collections and an expanded scope of government services.

We’re Spending Too Much on Defense

About $700 billion per year

More than the 8 next largest world powers

Cut it in half and you could give every American $900/year

We have bases in 80 countries, with 200,000 deployed troops, costing $150 billion per year