And you libs said the red states were the welfare ticks. The blue states are the biggest government teat suckers there are.
In 2011 in the top 20 recipients of Federal handout only NM #1, VA#10, HI#12 , ME#13 and MD#18 went blue this year the other 15 are red states. MS, AK, LA, WV, ND, AL, SD, KY, MT, AR,OK, SC, MO, TN and ID. Your point is?
If you want to see which states get the most federal dollars vs the federal taxes they pay, do a google on these words:
state finances daily beast galleries
The first link will be a slide show with all the numbers.
Make your own conclusions regarding red vs. blue states based on the real numbers.
"Make your own conclusions regarding red vs. blue states based on the real numbers."
P.S. please share you conclusions with the board once you have reviewed the factual numbers.