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Monday, November 2, 2009

Taxpayer Money Benefits FedEx, UPS

“FedEx and competitor United Parcel Service (UPS) have benefited on numerous occasions from ‘earmarks,’ which are specific projects that lawmakers add to spending bills, a USA TODAY review shows of the annual transportation spending bills for the past nine years.” (USA Today, Monday)

Pay for your own runways.

FEE Timely Classic
“Welfare for the Rich” by Robert Murphy

  • Sheldon Richman is the former editor of The Freeman and a contributor to The Concise Encyclopedia of Economics. He is the author of Separating School and State: How to Liberate America's Families and thousands of articles.