Entitlement nation: this graph sums it up

by Ryan Streeter on March 11, 2014. Follow Ryan on Twitter.

This Mark Perry post at AEIdeas has the following chart that puts our entitlement problem vis-a-vis our defense situation in stark relief:

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I’ve seen versions of this chart now for several years, and it’s not getting any prettier.