Things that make Libertarians implode
and what nut would make this graphic? Ok, it isn't updated with the data just released, but from the 2007 version of the Census of Governments is below. Technically it can't be updated until the next Census of Governments releases employment data for 2012. All that came out today was the list of governments. It is hard work just counting them all.
This is every state and local government in the nation scaled by the number of full time workers employed by each. The low res version below can't begin to come across; you can download the full PDF file which has much better resolution. Warning it's a 50mb file in itself.