Things the Government waste money on.


Samad Robinson Now

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When I was first introduced to taxes I always wonder what the hell the government is spending my money on. We always hear about our tax dollars going towards things like Social Security, National Security, and Medicare. I plan  to shed some light on the things we do not normally hear about the government spending money on.

Amtrak – Many people do not know this but Amtrak is owned by the United States Government as The National Railroad Passenger Corporation doing business as Amtrak. The average person would think amtrak is doing well based on the tickets prices and the large congregation of daily riders. Amtrak is actually the total opposite. Since Amtraks inception in 1971, Amtrak has NEVER finished a year where they made a profit. So how can Amtrak continue to operate for almost half a century with no profits? The Government provides Amtrak with over $1 billion a…

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