Drop is not quite that steep
"In 1960, we spent more than 3 percent of our GDP on infrastructure projects like the Interstate Highway. Today we spend less than 1 percent of our GDP on these vital investments."
Money goes to deficit and insurers
Rep. Paul Ryan’s Medicare plan "lines the pockets of the private insurance companies," increases costs for seniors and does not reduce the deficit.
But use of government contractors has soared
"There hasn't really been a lot of net growth in the federal workforce when you compare it to say, 1990."
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