Posts Tagged 'United States federal budget'

Bill Black: Debt Derangement Syndrome – Saving Our Grandkids from Wall Street

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By Bill Black, the author of The Best Way to Rob a Bank is to ...

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Jake Anderson – US Military Uses IMF and World Bank to Launder 85% of Its Black Budget

Though transparency was a cause he championed when campaigning for the presidency, President Obama has largely avoided making certain defense costs known to the public. However, when it comes to military appropriations for government spy agencies, we know from Freedom of Information Act requests that the so-called “black budget” is an increasingly massive expenditure subsidized by American taxpayers. The CIA and and NSA alone garnered $52.6 billion in funding ...

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