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Entitlement Transfers Have Increased 727% in Last 50 Years

germeten Wrote: Sep 03, 2012 10:59 AM
Exactly $16T expropriated by EU banksters via the Federal Reserve to themselves (The Fed is owned by EU banking family stock-holders. See: http://visiontoamerica.com/11920/audit-of-the-federal-reserve-reveals-16-trillion-in-secret-bailouts/ ...) So bankers are entitled to as much as they can steal, and previously working Americans are entitled to nothing but a kick in the @ss / austerity measures because an equal amount of currency must be removed from the economy to keep the value up. curs at the trough competing for and receiving public funds.

As we all know entitlement reform is a big topic of conversation for this upcoming election. Will the Romney/Ryan plan break down Medicare? Will President Obama continue the constantly growing entitlement program?

In a new analysis from The Wall Street Journal we see that entitlement programs have grown at an average rate of 4% each year since 1960.

The growth of entitlement payments over the past half-century has been breathtaking. In 1960, U.S. government transfers to individuals totaled about $24 billion in current dollars, according to the Bureau of Economic Analysis. By 2010 that total was almost 100 times...