Friday, April 23, 2010

Chart of the Day

From a March 26th Wall Street Journal editorial:
It turns out there really is growing inequality in America. It's the 45% premium in pay and benefits that government workers receive over the poor saps who create wealth in the private economy.


source: Wall Street Journal
(via Betsy's Page)

1 comment:

Bob in Los Angeles said...

Orange County Firefighters situation best illustrates how terribly the public is getting plundered and how out of balance the entire government pay situation has become.

http://www.washingtonexaminer.com/opinion/columns/OpEd-Contributor/Public-employees-receive-_unbelievable_-benefits-91530174.html