By Taxpayer Foundation of Oregon,
An analysis of U.S. Census Bureau numbers shows Oregon state & local governments ranking higher than national state average when ranked among other 50 states. Below is a chart showing how Oregon ranks among the 50 states and another on how the District of Columbia ranks. The numbers are based upon Fiscal Year 2009 numbers and lag a few years behind current totals.
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