Some may see statistics as dubious (doubtful), at best. Some may see
statistics as merely materialist manifestations and not very spiritual. The
way I read these statistics on Texas Gov. George Bush (candidate for U.S.
President)is as a short-hand for the really inhumane approach to leadership
in Texas. See below, forwarded from another list.
I cannot separate "politics" from spirituality.
>From: "Judi Drake" <judidrake@...>
> >Dear Friends,
> >Thought this very important to pass on and get it passed
> >on. We CAN make a difference. The State of Texas, under
> >the leadership of Governor George W. Bush is ranked:
> >50th in spending for teachers
> >49th in spending on the environment
> >48th in per-capita funding for public health
> >47th in delivery of social services
> >42nd in child support collections
> >41st in per-capita spending on public education
> >5th in percentage of population living in poverty
> >1st in air and water pollution
> >1st in percentage of poor working parents without insurance
> >1st in percentage of children without health insurance
> >1st in executions(avg.1 every 2 weeks for Bush's 5 years)
> >Just think what he could do for the country if he were the
> >Pass this on!
> >AND V O T E !!!
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