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Thursday, November 29, 2007

Corruption Costs New Jersey Taxpayers $1 Billion Annually

Rampant political corruption in New Jersey is a hidden tax that each year takes a $1 billion dollars out of the wallets of New Jersey taxpayers, according to a Rutgers study produced by the Prudential Business Ethics Center.

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5 Comments:

At 5:13 AM, Blogger Ken Adams said...

A billion is about 3% of the state grab, probably less than 2% when you throw in the the county and local levels.
Maybe that's why the politicians and their appointed cronies think it's not a big deal -- they each see their own "piece of the action" as small potatoes. The problem is that there are so damned many of them that it adds up to not-small potatoes.

 
At 6:58 AM, Anonymous Kentucky Marijuana Laws said...

A huge corruption investigation leads to a string of arrests in New Jersey.

 
At 3:17 AM, Anonymous Prix société offshore said...

That should be stopped for those people who are in need.

 
At 4:22 AM, Anonymous Ocean County Jail  said...

Political corruption should be stop.

 
At 5:01 AM, Anonymous Atlanta tree service said...

I wish that all of this taxes will got to the right hand.

 

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