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Seriously: Liberals Are Cheap with Charity

DocA Wrote: Aug 21, 2012 11:39 AM
pmarrone, your point is ridiculous. A "coordinated societal approach" means the government getting involved which also means most of the money will be lost to the bureaucracy before it ever gets any where near the problem. Take a look at the percentage of your contribution that goes to administration in government programs vs. good private charities. You should be appalled.

A new study produced by the Chronicle of Philanthropy shows that 14 out of the top 20 states in charitable giving are red, or Republican states, while 12 of the bottom 15 are blue, or Democrat states.

“The nation's sharp political divide can provide a clue to fundraisers,” writes the Chronicle. “The eight states that ranked highest in The Chronicle's analysis voted for John McCain in the last presidential contest while the seven lowest-ranking states supported Barack Obama.”

The study also found that the more religious states- which also happen to be more Republican- tend to give more than the...

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