Back in 2010 GE paid no taxes, absolutely zero dollars, on $14 billion in profits.
The most obvious question is not “How the fuck.. .?”, or even “Which Congressman did GE buy?”, but “Which Congressman – if any – was GE not able to buy?”
- Perhaps while the average American’s attention was otherwise focused on our endless wars, the world-wide economic collapse, our increasingly religious and violent drug war (brought about by our own medieval ‘policy’), our increasingly religious and violent war on American citizens unlike “ourselves” (brought about by our own fear) and/or the Congress’ shameless abdication of any/all legal responsibility (much less moral authority.) ↩