Tell us again about red-state self-reliance

In a study released today, the nonpartisan Tax Foundation reveals that – to a much greater degree than their azure kin – red states continue to rely on the largess of the federal government.

From Salon.com

Between 04 and 06; the amount of money New York State gets back went up $0.02 per dollar. I feel so blessed. The amount I am subsidizing the red-state-socialist economies went down.