August 30th – Question

Which is larger – the federal government or the U.S. military? 

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Answer – the military.  A Brookings Institution report in 2019 said government workers, including contract workers on federal grants, are estimated to be slightly more than 9 million workers, or almost 6 percent of the total U.S. workforce. The military has nearly 24 million, or a little over 15 percent of the workforce. 

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