Ex Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer offers facts on government

Steve Ballmer owner of the Los Angeles Clippers and former chief executive officer of Microsoft Corp

Steve Ballmer owner of the Los Angeles Clippers and former chief executive officer of Microsoft Corp

Dorsey has faced questions over his leadership of the embattled firm but told CNBC in a recent interview that he would do "whatever it takes" to make sure Twitter succeeded. They've diced up roughly $5.4 trillion in USA spending into four categories, all derived from the historical document's preamble.

Users can search through a wealth of information gathered from publicly available sources. "We need more data". And it was hard to find the numbers I was looking for.

Clippers owner Steve Ballmer is one of the richest men in the United States, with an estimated net worth north of $27 billion.

Maybe you have an uncle who is constantly complaining that he spends half his money on taxes, or perhaps you get your pay stubs at the end of the month and note that your direct deposit was for much less than what you thought you were being paid in the first place.

Ballmer reportedly founded USAFacts in response to his wife's request he perform philanthropic work during his retirement. "That felt good to me, as an example", Ballmer said in an interview on CBS News. "The truth of the matter is, it's kinda a mess", he recounted during a later TED talk, delivered in March.

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Mr Tillerson also alleged the Syrian regime has used weapons such as chlorine bombs more than 50 times in the past. He tells Fox Business Network that Putin's support for Assad is "very bad for Russian Federation ".

Ballmer said that he wanted to provide information without a specific agenda or sense of framing in mind.

He announced the effort Tuesday in a speech at the Economic Club of NY.

USAFacts is a new website that keeps track of government spending. "Even "human behavior" finds its way into the report: "[People] may choose wisely or poorly", the report contends, in opting to drive cars that hurt the environment, eschew full-time employment or "engage in unhealthful behavior such as smoking". "Government should run itself by government numbers, just like a private company should run itself".

Suddenly, he explained, the faceless bureaucrats who are often pilloried as symbols of government waste suddenly start to look like the people in our neighborhood whom we're very glad to have. And, most obviously, it doesn't mention Trump or his administration, which is often faulted for deviations from fact.

He's chosen to use government data and not any third-party data, so no one can accuse him of bias. "We have that. We'll continue to extend the database", Ballmer said. And, at least, we will have a common set of facts, if we are honest enough to consider them.

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