When it comes to the federal pool of money, Michigan is a giver, not a taker

Jul 16, 2013
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Michigan is a net giver when it comes to dollars leaving the state in federal taxes. According to the Economist, from 1990 to 2009, $1.23 trillion went out of the state in federal taxes, while $1.03 trillion in federal spending came into the state during that time frame.

Source: Economist

Where federal taxes are raised and spentSOME American states receive more in federal spending than they pay in federal taxes; others receive less. Over twenty years...

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