Corporate-Occupied Government: A ‘Redistribution Machine’ for the Wealthy | Common Dreams

In the first article of the series, published Tuesday, Reuters traces the ways in which the federal government has acted as a wealth redistribution machine, not towards those in need, but upwards towards the already wealthy. According to the report, an analysis of decennial Census data, the federal government has “emerged as one of the most potent factors driving income inequality in the United States – especially in the nation’s capital.”

via Corporate-Occupied Government: A ‘Redistribution Machine’ for the Wealthy | Common Dreams.

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