According to an article published on the KHQ station website out of Washington State, taxpayers support former Presidents to the tune of $US2.9 million per year. The biggest spender? Good ol' Bill Clinton.
In 2006, we footed his outrageous $US104,000 phone bill. We also paid for "the satellite TV in his office, complete with eight separate receivers and all the movie channels that come with the "entertainment package" at a cost of $US1,800 per year.