When it comes to decisions about how to spend federal funds, there is almost always vast differences in opinions on what the country should prioritize. According to a recent survey of U.S. adults by the PEW Research Center, about 72% favored increasing spending on education while 28% suggested decreasing assistance to the needy across the world and 23% suggested decreasing spending to help those who are unemployed. On this episode, we explore the use of tax revenue across a number of public issues and programs, and share our opinions on how the government should prioritize spending.
Welcome to ORGanon, the podcast where we explore contemporary social issues via data, insights and change. In this extremely casual and candid preliminary episode, we take a moment to introduce you to the Ology Research Group team! Here, the team is introduced (Kacey, Carl, Courtney and Jazmin), our background and interests discussed and our plans for this weekly PodCast, a bit about our consultancy, vision and we also explain what the heck “ORGanon” means! Make sure to subscribe to our show, and if you want to keep in touch or if there is a topic you want us to dig into, reach out to us via email at email@example.com or via Twitter at @OlogyResearch. Welcome to the team! Happy listening!