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Size and Impact of Federal Spending in Virginia

http://jlarc.virginia.gov/reports/Rpt455.pdf

Federal spending per person is larger in Virginia than in all but one state, primarily because of military spending, but Virginia state government receives less federal funds per person than any other state, mainly because of strict Medicaid eligibility rules and a low poverty rate.  Draft report from the Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission