US Government sources of revenue

Tax time is here. Did you ever wonder who actually pays taxes and how much? The individual income tax share of total government receipts has been pretty steady. Payroll taxes as a share have gone up dramatically and corporate income tax share has declined significantly. It is all summed up in couple charts.

What is your BMI?

I have been concerned about being overweight for years. So the high percentage of overweight Americans is not a new issue. However, I only recently looked at a Gallup report on obesity. Gallup analyzed data from a survey they conducted from 2008 to 2012 and found that...